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うすめー【う祖前・御祖前】

 Ryukyu (Okinawa)

usumee [ʔusumeː]

Definition

Noun

  1. Grandfather

Etymology

Derived from the honorific prefix 【御】 u- (Japanese お o-), the term すー【祖】 suu "father" (Japanese そ so "forefather"), and めー【前】 mee, a term used as an affix of respect connoting "before; previous".

Notes

Honorific: たんめー tanmee "grandfather".

意味:おじいさん【お祖父さん・お爺さん】

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