Resources > Japanese Dictionary

お姉さん, 御姉さん, おねえさん

  • onēsan
JLPT LEVEL 5

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • elder sister

Definition

  • (vocative) young lady

Definition

  • miss (referring to a waitress, etc.)

Definition

  • ma'am (used by geisha to refer to their superiors)

Examples of お姉さん,御姉さん,おねえさん in a Sentence

あなたのお姉さん審美あるね。
Your sister has a sense of beauty.
彼女はトムのお姉さんです
She's Tom's sister.
I took her for her sister.
和子さんお姉さんによく似ています
Kazuko really takes after her sister.
お姉さんによろしくね。
Say hello to your sister for me.
あなたのお姉さん持っている辞書同じ辞書がほしい。
I want the same dictionary as your sister has.
お姉さん劣らず親切
He is no less kind than his sister.
ケイトはお姉さん同様に魅力的です
Kate is no less charming than her sister is.
あなたのお姉さんしているの?
What is your older sister doing now?
そのためにとってのココは「遊び相手お姉さん家族ひとりとして認識しかなく親父誰何するような存在はなかった。
For that reason Coco was, to me, 'an older sister I can play with' and I thought of her only as one member of the family not as someone I should question my father concerning her identity.

Related Study Lists

  • This list contains all words and kanji related to the JLPT N5 test. Official word and kanji lists are not available for these tests;...
  • This is the vocabulary and kanji from the lessons :)
  • Vocabulary from each chapter, kanji lists from the last few sections, and various extra vocabulary found throughout specific chapters...
  • Vocab from Learn Japanese To Survive! Hiragana Battle  In the game, all vocab was in hiragana. In this study list, the kanji is include...
  • WaniKani Level 6
  • All the vocab used in the Introductory lessons in Nihongo Master.
Learn Japanese Online

Start Learning Japanese Now

Get Started
The Nihongo Master Podcast

Want to learn Japanese on the go?

Download our podcast to get all of our episodes featuring free Japanese lessons, news, and entertainment.

Download Now