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お姉さんお姐さん御姉さん御姐さん
Readings
おねえさん
oneesan
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
See also: 姉さん, 1
Honorific or respectful (sonkeigo) language
usu. お姉さん
elder sistersœur aînée

See also: 姉さん, 2
(vocative) young lady

See also: 姉さん, 3
usu. お姐さん
miss (referring to a waitress, etc.)

See also: 姉さん, 4
usu. お姐さん
ma'am (used by geisha to refer to their superiors)

older girl (no relation)ста́ршая сестра́ältere Schwester
Kanji
ON: KUN: あね, はは
elder sister

ON: ソ, シャKUN: あね, ねえさん
elder sister, maidservant

ON: ギョ, ゴKUN: おん-, お-, み-
honorable, manipulate, govern

ON: KUN: あね, はは
elder sister

ON: ギョ, ゴKUN: おん-, お-, み-
honorable, manipulate, govern

ON: ソ, シャKUN: あね, ねえさん
elder sister, maidservant

Example sentences
ねえ蓮、お姉さんが手をつないであげようか?キミは毎年すぐにはぐれちゃうもんね。Parts: ねえ, お姉さん (おねえさん), 手を繋ぐ (てをつなぐ), 上げる (あげる), (きみ), 毎年 (まいとし), 直ぐに (すぐに), 逸れる (はぐれる), もんBy the way, Ren. Should I take your hand? Every year you wander off.

あなたのお姉さんは審美感があるね。Parts: 貴方 (あなた), お姉さん (おねえさん), 審美 (しんび), (かん), 有る (ある)Your sister has a sense of beauty.

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