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女子

ChineseEdit

simpl. and trad.

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女子

  1. (formal) woman; female

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
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Etymology 1Edit

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NounEdit

女子 (hiragana じょし, romaji joshi)

  1. girl; woman
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Etymology 2Edit

Compound of me (woman) and ko (child).

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NounEdit

女子 (hiragana めこ, romaji meko)

  1. wife and child
  2. wife
  3. a female child; girl
  4. a woman

Etymology 3Edit

wominago → ominago.

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女子 (hiragana おみなご, romaji ominago, historical hiragana をみなご)

  1. a female child; a girl
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  • 女子 (onnago, onago)

Etymology 4Edit

wonnago → onnago. From earlier wominago.

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女子 (hiragana おんなご, romaji onnago, historical hiragana をんなご)

  1. a female child; a girl
  2. a woman
Derived termsEdit
  • 女子 (onago)

Etymology 5Edit

wonago → onago. From earlier wonnago.

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NounEdit

女子 (hiragana おなご, romaji onago, historical hiragana をなご)

  1. a female child; a girl
  2. a woman

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this word

HanjaEdit

女子 (yeoja) (hangeul 여자, revised yeoja)

  1. Hanja form? of 여자, “girl”.