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See also: 様・さま・1
Honorific or respectful (sonkeigo) language
Familiar language
after a person's name (or position, etc.)
Mr., Mrs., Miss, Ms., -san

Polite (teineigo) language
usu. after a noun or sometimes na-adjective
politeness marker

Parts: お釣り (おつり) 要る (いらない) 運転士 (うんてんし) さん (み)
Keep the change, driver.

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