- 1 What is Jie Jie?
- 2 What do you call your older sister in Chinese?
- 3 Can a brother marry his sister in China?
- 4 Why do Chinese say Auntie?
- 5 How do you reply to Xie Xie?
- 6 What does Di Di mean in Chinese?
- 7 Is Jie a word?
- 8 What do couples call each other in Chinese?
- 9 What does Achi mean in Chinese?
- 10 What do you call your in laws in Chinese?
- 11 What do you call your grandparents in Chinese?
What is Jie Jie?
Jiejie is your elder sister.
What do you call your older sister in Chinese?
姐姐 （jiě jie） ：older sister. 妹妹 （mèi mei）: younger sister.
Can a brother marry his sister in China?
Photo by author. The original ban on marriages between cousins maintained in the current Marriage Law as revised in 2001 (art. 7(1)). It remains in effect so that first cousins — as third degree relatives under the PRC Marriage Law — are still prohibited from marrying each other in China.
Why do Chinese say Auntie?
Auntie/Uncle conveys respect, affection and relationship at the same time. In South Asian culture people are rarely referred to by their names in social situations, especially if they’re older than you.
How do you reply to Xie Xie?
不用谢 bú yòng xiè As we know, you should answer ” bu keqi 不客气” (you’re welcome) when someone said “xiè xie” to you. However, many Chinese answered “bu yong xie” instead. “bu yong xie” means “you don’t need to say thank you to me”.
What does Di Di mean in Chinese?
The Chinese word didi – 弟弟 – dìdi. ( younger brother in Chinese ) Deutsch.
Is Jie a word?
No, jie is not in the scrabble dictionary.
What do couples call each other in Chinese?
亲爱的 (Qīnài de) “亲爱的” expresses a fairly close relationship between people. It is most commonly used between spouses and lovers, when “亲爱的” is used as a noun, like “dear” or “darling.” This term is popular with couples of all ages.
What does Achi mean in Chinese?
A quick and not-so-comprehensive guide to Chinese (hokkien) honorifics: Achi = first older sister Dichi = second older sister Shoti = younger bro Shobe = younger sis Ahia = first older brother Dihia = second older brother.
What do you call your in laws in Chinese?
When in private, couples may call their in-laws 爸爸 (bàba) “dad” and 妈妈 (māma) “mom.” Actually the newly married woman should call her father-in-law 公公 (gōnggong) and her mother-in-law 婆婆 (pópo).
What do you call your grandparents in Chinese?
In Standard Mandarin, the most commonly used name for a paternal grandfather is yeye, sometimes rendered as yehyeh or jeje. The formal term is zu fu. For maternal grandfathers, there is a difference between Northern China and Southern China. In the North, the most common term is lao ye.