妓女

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Hyōgaiji Grade: 1

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

/gidyo/ → /gizyo/ [gidʑo].

Noun[edit]

妓女 (hiragana ぎじょ, historical hiragana ぎぢょ, romaji gijo)

  1. a female prostitute

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin jìnǚ
Zhuyin ㄐㄧˋ ㄋㄩˇ
IPA (key) /t͡ɕi⁵¹ ny²¹⁴⁻²¹⁽⁴⁾/

Noun[edit]

妓女 (traditional and simplified, Pinyin jìnǚ)

  1. female prostitute