JLPT N5 Vocabulary


elder sister; young lady; miss; ma'am

JLPT N5 vocabulary list

Learn Japanese vocabulary: 【おねえさん】(oneesan)


  • elder sister​
  • young lady
  • miss
  • ma’am

Study Notes:

  • お姉さん (oneesan) is the more formal version of 姉 (ane)
  • It can be used to refer to both your own sister or someone else’s sister.

Type: Noun

Level: JLPT N5 Vocabulary

- Example Sentences

Each example sentence includes a Japanese furigana reading, the romaji reading, and the English translation.

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Example #1

anata wa oneesan ni sokkuri desu.
You look just like your older sister.
Example #2

anata no oneesan wa doko no gakkou he itteiru no desu ka.
Where does your sister go to school?
Example #3

watashi no oneesan wa maiasa raningu wo suru.
My older sister goes running every morning.
Example #4

anata wa watashi yorimo oneesan desu ne.
You are more of an older sister than me.
Example #5

oneesan ni yoroshiku tsutaete kudasai.
Will you give my best regards to your sister?

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