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See also: 慰安妇
|to comfort; to console||woman|
- Cantonese (Jyutping): wai3 on1 fu5
- Hakka (Pha̍k-fa-sṳ): vi-ôn-fu
- comfort woman (woman forced to serve the Japanese military during the Pacific War)
|Kanji in this term|
- A comfort woman: a woman forced to serve soldiers as a prostitute. More specifically, such a woman forced to serve the Japanese military during the Pacific War.