sister in law in japanese?

Hello! I am trying to find the correct word for my sister in law, who is the wife of my older brother. How do I call her?


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  • soph
    Lv 7
    9 years ago
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    義理の姉(giri no ane) - elder sister in law

    義理の妹(giri no imouto) - younger sister in law

    Source(s): mother tongue
  • 9 years ago

    If shes older than you: 'Gishi', if shes younger: 'Gimai'. You can also call her 'Aniyome' (Lit. 'elder brothers wife') or simply 'ane' (older sister).

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