伯母

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Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

伯母

  1. wife of father's older brother
  2. a term of respect for a woman who is roughly the same age as one's mother

Synonyms[edit]

  1. 大娘

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: S Grade: 2

Noun[edit]

伯母 (hiragana おば, romaji oba)

  1. aunt (older than one’s parent)

Coordinate terms[edit]

  • 叔母 (おば, oba, aunt (younger than one’s parent))
  • 叔父 (おじ, oji, uncle (younger than one’s parent))
  • 伯父 (おじ, oji, uncle (older than one’s parent))

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