女性

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Cantonese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Adjective[edit]

女性 (traditional and simplified, Jyutping neoi5 sing3)

  1. female

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
じょ
Grade: 1
せい
Grade: 5
on'yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

女性 (hiragana じょせい, romaji josei)

  1. woman
  2. (grammar) feminine gender

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See also[edit]

  • 子供 (kodomo, child)
  • 少女 (shōjo, young girl)
  • 少年 (shōnen, young boy)
  • 青年 (seinen, young man)

References[edit]

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakkan, ISBN 4095102535.

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin nǚxìng
Zhuyin ㄋㄩˇ ㄒㄧㄥˋ
IPA (key) /ny²¹⁴⁻²¹¹ ɕiŋ⁵¹/

Adjective[edit]

女性 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin nǚxìng)

  1. female

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