女優

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Japanese[edit]

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Grade: 1 Grade: 6
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Noun[edit]

女優 (hiragana じょゆう, romaji joyū)

  1. female actor, actress

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Mandarin[edit]

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simpl.
trad. 女优

Etymology[edit]

From Japanese 女優 (じょゆう, joyū, actress). From  ("female") +  ("excellent; actor/actress"). (Sino-Japanese)

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin nǚyōu
Zhuyin ㄋㄩˇ ㄧㄡ
IPA (key) /ny²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ i̯oʊ̯⁵⁵/

Noun[edit]

女優 (traditional, Pinyin nǚyōu, simplified 女优)

  1. (especially Japanese) female pornographic actress