자매

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 姊妹 (sisters)

Pronunciation[edit]


IPA(key) [t͡ɕa̠mɛ̝]
Phonetic Hangul
Romanizations
RR jamae
RR (translit.) jamae
MC chamae
Yale camay

Noun[edit]

자매 (jamae) (hanja 姊妹)

  1. sisters

See also[edit]

  • 동생 (dongsaeng); younger sibling
  • 누나 (nuna); older sister (of a male person)
  • 언니 (eonni); older sister (of a female person)
  • 여동생 (yeodongsaeng); younger sister