San = It's another way of saying "Miss" or "Mister"
Sama= A more respected way of San
Kun= Usually used for boys, but it means both ways senior status or junior status. It should probably be used toward a man or boy by a girl who has known him for a while.
Chan= Used for young
Bo= Just another way of Chan. But its used for boys instead of girls
Senpai or Kohai: Senpai is for seniors, Kohai is for the reverse, meaning juniors
Sensei or Hakase: Sensei is for like teachers, polices etc. Hakase is basically between high rank and low rank. Like a.. Instead of professor it's doctor
Shi= used in formal writing, and sometimes in very formal speech, for referring to a person who is unfamiliar to the speaker, typically a person known through publications whom the speaker has never actually met.
Dono= I REPEAT, Dono should be used with the utmost respect. Although it is lower than Kyou, it is one of the highest honorifics.
Kyou= Like saying Lord or Lady.
Onii-Sama- Older Brother. Like Onii-chan Nee-san, you get it right? :3
· 5 years ago