Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

妹妹 mèimei

mèimei noun younger sister
Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Family 家
Notes: 家妹 is formal, in contrast to the informal 妹妹 or simply 妹 (Sun 2006, loc. 977)

Contained in

小妹妹

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
An Introduction to Chinese Grammar 汉语语法入门 目录导言 Contents and Introduction 1
History of the Northern Dynasties 《北史》 卷五十二 列傳第四十:  齊宗室諸王下 Volume 52 Biographies 40: The Northern Qi Imperial Family 2 1
New Book of Tang 《新唐書》 卷二百零五 列傳第一百三十 列女 Volume 205 Biographies 130: Exemplary Women 1
Book of Northern Qi 《北齊書》 卷十二 補列傳第四  文宣四王 孝昭六王 武成十二王 後主五男 Volume 12 Biographies 4: Four Princes of Wenxuan; Six Princes of Xiaozhao; Twelve Princes of Wucheng; Five Princes of Houzhu 1