曾祖父

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Chinese[edit]

 
(refers to something that happened previously); already; at some time in the past; before; once; great-grand (father)
paternal grandfather
simp. and trad.
(曾祖父)
祖父

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

曾祖父

  1. paternal great-grandfather

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Jinmeiyō Grade: 5 Grade: 2

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

曾祖父 (hiragana そうそふ, rōmaji sōsofu)

  1. great-grandfather, especially one's grandfather's father
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

曾祖父 (hiragana ひいじじ, rōmaji hījiji, historical hiragana ひいぢぢ) (alternative reading hiragana ひじじ, romaji hijiji, historical hiragana ひぢぢ)

  1. great-grandfather

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

曾祖父 (hiragana ひおおじ, rōmaji hiōji, historical hiragana ひおほぢ)

  1. great-grandfather