傀儡女

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Hyōgaiji Hyōgaiji Grade: 1

EtymologyEdit

Compound of 傀儡 ‎(kugutsu, puppet) +‎ ‎(me, woman).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

傀儡女 ‎(hiragana くぐつめ, romaji kugutsume)

  1. a female artisan who wandered from place to place entertaining and performing with a puppet
  2. a prostitute