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ojiisan
noun

Alternate Written Forms:

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Root Words:

o + jii + san

English Meaning(s) for おじいさん

noun
  1. grandfather (usu. お祖父さん)
  2. male senior-citizen (usu. お爺さん)

Definition and Synonyms for おじいさん

Grandad the father of your father or mother
Synonyms: じいさん, おじいさん, おじいちゃん, , 祖父,
Old Man a familiar term of address for a man
Synonyms: じじ, じいさん, おじいさん, 親父
Graybeard a man who is very old
Synonyms: じじ, じいさん, おじいさん, , 老夫, 老翁, 親父, 隠居

Categories おじいさん is a member of

Grandparent a parent of your father or mother
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Man an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman)
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Oldster an elderly person
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Stroke Order Diagrams for おじいさん

Sample Sentences for おじいさん

I've never been to my grandfather's house.
My grandfather is a bit hard of hearing.
Bob met her grandfather early in the morning.
He carried his grandfather on his back.
Every day grandfather and grandmother gave the kitten plenty of milk, and soon the kitten grew nice and plump.

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