10:19 May 29, 2000
Japanese to Spanish translations [PRO]
Japanese term or phrase: sama
I found that word on an expression that I read in my office.
Anakin Korsakov

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Álvaro Dávila
na +1"Sr./Sra."
Yumiko Miki Puente



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"Sama" es un tipo del te'rmino de respeto.

Yumiko Miki Puente
Local time: 03:00

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Sama es de nivel elevado de respeto. San en sí ya es respetuoso, pero Sama es para indicar que el receptor está aun más arriba. Por ejemplo de discípulo a maestro, de campesino a su rey... Se usa bastante en lenguaje keigo

Álvaro Dávila
Local time: 15:00
Native speaker of: Spanish
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