Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

姐姐 jiějie

jiějie noun older sister / elder sister
Domain: Modern Chinese 现代汉语 , Subdomain: Family 家
Notes: 家姐 is formal, in contrast to the informal 姐姐 or simply 姐 (Sun 2006, loc. 977)

Texts that the word is most frequently mentioned in

Collection Document Title Occurrences
The Scholars 《儒林外史》 第三十回 Chapter 30 4
The Scholars 《儒林外史》 第五回 Chapter 5 4
The Scholars 《儒林外史》 第九回 Chapter 9 3
The Scholars 《儒林外史》 第十一回 Chapter 11 1
An Introduction to Chinese Grammar 汉语语法入门 词组 Phrases 1
The Scholars 《儒林外史》 第四十二回 Chapter 42 1

Collocations

Simplified Traditional Example Example Reference Frequency
姐姐家 姐姐家 就在市稍盡頭姐姐家住著 The Scholars 《儒林外史》 第九回 Chapter 9 2