ChineseEdit

prostitute female; woman; daughter
simp. and trad.
(妓女)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

妓女

  1. female prostitute
  2. (historical, obsolete) female performer (particularly in the court entertainments of China's dynastic period)

SynonymsEdit

  • (female prostitute):

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Hyōgaiji
じょ
Grade: 1
on’yomi

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

/gidyo/ → /gizyo/ [gidʑo].

NounEdit

()(じょ) (gijoぎぢょ (gidyo)?

  1. a female prostitute

SynonymsEdit