He SIGHed when his wife (a woman) chased him with the brush.
my wife (人妻：ひとづま： a somewhat formal term for someone else's wife）
one's wife and children. The word for 'husband and children?'
That does not exist in this language.
|housewife / lady
|woman radical is on the LEFT
The housewife is on the LEFT side, because she gets left behind when her husband goes to work. The wife is holding a FORK because she has a job as a cook.
家族 家庭 親戚 妻子