お祖父さん

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  • ()祖父(じい)()()
    おじいさん (ojiisan)

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  • usually written using kana alonenoun
    grandfather
    • see also: 
    • usu. お祖父さん
  • usually written using kana alone
    male senior-citizen
      • usu. お爺さん
    • oude man, oudje, ouwe, grootvader, grootpa, opa
      • grand-père
        • homme âgé
          • alter Mann, (mein)Großvater, Opa
            • ein alter Mann, ein Opa
              • nagyapa
                • старик, дед, (см.) おじいさん【お爺さん】, おじいさん【お祖父さん】, дедушка
                  • abuelo, anciano, abuelo
                    • anciano, abuelo

                      Family

                      List of words related to family.

                      Family names in Japanese

                      EnglishJapanese
                      👪 Family
                      👨 Father  
                      👩 Mother  
                      👴 Grandfather
                      👵 Grandmother
                      👦🏼 Grandchild
                      👦 Big brother
                      👧 Big sister
                      👶 Little brother
                      👶🏼 Little sister
                      👦👧 Siblings
                      🤵 Husband
                      👰 Wife
                      👶🏻 Child
                      👦🏻 Son
                      👧🏻 Daughter
                      🐶 Pet
                      👨🏻 Uncle
                      👩🏻 Aunt
                      Cousin
                      Relative

                      Kanji in this word

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                      • 9 strokes

                        ancestor, pioneer, founder

                      • 4 strokes

                        father

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                      • Japanese sentence

                        おじいさんはその木の人形をピノキオと名づけた。 

                        Sentence analysis
                        Translation

                        De oude man noemde de houten pop Pinokkio.

                        The old man named the wooden doll Pinocchio.

                        Der alte Mann nannte die Holzpuppe Pinocchio.

                        Az öreg Pinocchiónak nevezte el a fabábut.

                        O idoso chamou ao brinquedo de madeira Pinóquio.

                        Старик назвал деревянную куклу Пиноккио.

                        El anciano llamó al muñeco de madera Pinocho.


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                      • Japanese sentence

                        あなたのおじいさんは何歳ですか。 

                        Sentence analysis
                        Translation

                        Hoe oud is je grootvader?

                        How old is your grandpa?

                        Quel âge a ton grand-père ?

                        Wie alt ist dein Großvater?

                        Quantos anos tem seu avô?

                        Сколько лет твоему дедушке?

                        ¿Cuántos años tiene tu abuelo?


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