義姉

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 5

Grade: 2
on’yomi

Etymology[edit]

(gi, nonconsanguineous relationship) +‎ (shi, elder sister)

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義姉 (hiragana ぎし, rōmaji gishi)

  1. sister-in-law (spouse's elder sister or elder brother's wife)
  2. sworn elder sister

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN