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U+59C9, 姉
CJK UNIFIED IDEOGRAPH-59C9

[U+59C8]
CJK Unified Ideographs
[U+59CA]

Translingual[edit]

Han character[edit]

(radical 38, +5, 8 strokes, cangjie input 女十月 (VJB) or 女卜中月 (VYLB), composition巿 (GH) or ⿰ (TJKV))

References[edit]

  • KangXi: page 258, character 14
  • Dai Kanwa Jiten: character 6165
  • Dae Jaweon: page 523, character 21
  • Hanyu Da Zidian (first edition): volume 2, page 1029, character 16
  • Unihan data for U+59C9

Chinese[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of – see (“elder sister”).
(This character, , is a variant form of .)

Japanese[edit]

Kanji[edit]

(grade 2 “Kyōiku” kanji)

  1. older sister

Readings[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(あね) (ane

  1. one's own older sister

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN

Korean[edit]

Hanja[edit]

(eumhun 손윗누이 (sonwinnu-i ja))

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Compounds[edit]

References[edit]


Miyako[edit]

Kanji[edit]

Readings[edit]

Noun[edit]

(hiragana あんが, romaji anga)

  1. older sister

Vietnamese[edit]

Han character[edit]

(chị, tỷ)

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