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ChineseEdit

female; woman; daughter youth
simp. and trad.
(女郎)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

女郎

  1. young woman; girl; lady

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 1
ろう
Grade: S
yutōyomi
Kanji in this term
じょ > じょう
Grade: 1
ろう > ろ
Grade: S
Irregular
Kanji in this term
じょ
Grade: 1
ろう > ろ
Grade: S
Irregular
Kanji in this term
じょ
Grade: 1
ろう
Grade: S
on’yomi

PronunciationEdit

  • (Irregular reading)
  • (Irregular reading)
    • (Tokyo) じょーろ [jòóróꜜ] (Odaka – [3])
    • IPA(key): [d͡ʑo̞ːɾo̞]

NounEdit

女郎 (hiragana じょろう, rōmaji jorō, historical hiragana ぢよらう)
(alternative reading hiragana じょろ, rōmaji joro, historical hiragana ぢよろ)
(alternative reading hiragana じょうろ, rōmaji jōro, historical hiragana ぢようろ)
(alternative reading hiragana めろう, rōmaji merō, historical hiragana めらう)

  1. a prostitute; a whore; a bitch; a cunt

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