Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
老婆
Kana Reading
ろうば
Romaji
rōba
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    old woman
    Example sentence
    老婆はほっと息をついてにっこり笑った。 The old woman smiled with a sigh of relief.

Examples of 老婆, ろうば in a sentence


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Kanji in this word

JLPT 1

11 strokes

old woman, grandma, wet nurse

On'Yomi:

Kun'Yomi: ばば, ばあ

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JLPT 3

6 strokes

old man, old age, grow old

On'Yomi: ロウ

Kun'Yomi: お.いる, ふ.ける

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