しーじゃ : shiija | define meaning
Region: Ryukyu (Okinawa)
- Oldest; older; eldest; elder; senior
"the elderly", "seniors"
- Older sibling, older brother, older sister.
Historically transcribed as 先扎 [siɛn.tʃaʔ] in a Chinese source and 신자 [sin.tsa] in a Korean source. (Source: Lin, Chihkai. A reconstruction of Old Okinawan: A corpus-based approach (2015), page 53)