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婆さん
祖母さん
Readings

baasan
ばーさん
ba-san

Irregular kana usage
English
Noun (futsuumeishi)
See also: お祖母さん・1
Usually written using kana alone
usu. 祖母さん
grandmother

Noun (futsuumeishi)
See also: お婆さん・2
Usually written using kana alone
婆さん
old woman, female senior citizen

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

Stroke: 11 JLPT: N1 SKIP: 2-8-3 FC: 3440.0


ON:
ancestor, pioneer, founder

Stroke: 9 Grade: 5 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 1-4-5 FC: 3721.1


ON: KUN: はは, も
mother

Stroke: 5 Grade: 2 JLPT: N4 SKIP: 4-5-1 FC: 7750.0


Phrases
今日は、ばーさんのお使いを兼ねて街で買い物。
Parts: 今日 (きょう) 祖母さん (ばーさん) お使い (おつかい) 兼ねて (かねて) (まち) 買い物 (かいもの)
Today I'm shopping in town as well as running an errand for my grandmother.

「店のばーさんは、すげー愛想悪いんだけどさー」「大輝、聞こえとるぞ」「げっ・・・」
Parts: (みせ) 祖母さん (ばーさん) すげー (すげぇ) 愛想 (あいそ) 悪い (わるい) だけど 聞こえる (きこえる)
"The old lady of this shop is very unsociable but ..." "Taiki, I can hear you!" "Ack!"

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