女家長

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
おんな
Grade: 1

Grade: 2
ちょう
Grade: 2

Etymology[edit]

Compound of (onna, woman) +‎ 家長 (kachō, head of the house).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /o.ɴ.na.ka.t͡ɕo.o/, [õ̞ɴnä kät͡ɕʲo̞ː]

Noun[edit]

女家長 (hiragana おんなかちょう, romaji onna kachō)

  1. a matriarch, the female head of a household, a female householder

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