🌏 Region(s): North (Aomori)
じっこ : jikko | define meaning
- Used to address one's own grandfather in an affectionate way: grandpa, grandad, gramps, pappy, etc.
- Used to refer to an elderly man, usually one with whom an affinity exists.
Related to the standard Japanese term おじいさん【お爺さん・お祖父さん】 ojiisan "grandfather; elderly man".