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English Meaning(s) for 兄

  1. older brother; elder brother

Definition and Synonyms for 兄

Blood Brother a male with the same parents as someone else
Synonyms: ブラザー, , , , , 兄い, 兄さん, 兄ちゃん, 兄弟, 兄様, 兄者, 兄者人, 兄貴, 大兄, 実兄, 実弟, , ,

Meanings for each kanji in 兄

» elder brother; big brother

Categories 兄 is a member of

Male Sibling a sibling who is male
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 兄

Sample Sentences for 兄

My oldest brother is single.
My brother died suddenly two years ago. Since then, my sister-in-law has valiantly kept the small jewelery store he left her going.
My brother was injured in the car accident.
I went to the cinema with my brother.
He has had absolutely no part in the conspiracy; it was not he, but his brother, who had an axe to grind against the government.

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oniisan(elder bro) oneesan(elder sis) sayoonara(bye) go-kyoodai(sibling) and these are used in general.
#2 Posted by Ingyin Hashi Bell Boan over 10 years ago, last modified at 1:45 PM

Hello, I need help with three Japanese words. Your help will be sincerely appreciated

What would be the japanese word for:

brother (general)

sister (general)



#1 Posted by John_A over 10 years ago

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