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お祖母さんお婆さん御祖母さん御婆さん
Readings
おばあさん
obaasan
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
See also: 祖母さん
usu. お祖母さん
grandmotherfemme âgée, grand'mère

usu. お婆さん
female senior-citizenба́бушкаGroßmutter, Oma

Kanji
ON:
ancestor, pioneer, founder

ON: KUN: はは, も
mother

ON: KUN: ばば, ばあ
old woman, grandma, wet nurse

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

ON:
ancestor, pioneer, founder

ON: KUN: はは, も
mother

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

ON: KUN: ばば, ばあ
old woman, grandma, wet nurse

Example sentences
お祖母さんが座布団の上にちんまりとすわっていました。Parts: お祖母さん (おばあさん), 座布団 (ざぶとん), (うえ), ちんまり, 座る (すわる)The old woman was snugly sitting on a cushion.

ジョンのおばあさんは長い間病に伏せていたが、亡くなった。Parts: お祖母さん (おばあさん), 長い間 (ながいあいだ), (やまい), 伏せる (ふせる), 亡くなる (なくなる)John's grandmother passed away after a long illness.

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