What does the word "geisha" literally mean?

woman
bride
artist
friend
The word consists of two kanji, "gei" meaning "art" and "sha" meaning "person" or "doer".

Answers distribution

woman
bride
artist
friend
answers
flagBelgium
0%
0%
91%
8%
12
flagFinland
0%
5%
88%
5%
18
flagthe United Arab Emirates
8%
0%
83%
8%
12
flagItaly
4%
13%
72%
9%
22
flagGermany
7%
3%
68%
18%
106
flagSpain
5%
0%
64%
29%
17
flagFrance
11%
0%
64%
23%
17
flagthe United Kingdom
8%
4%
63%
24%
200
flagthe United States
14%
15%
57%
12%
157
flagUkraine
21%
7%
57%
14%
14
flagthe Netherlands
13%
6%
55%
17%
29
flagPoland
14%
6%
52%
25%
6696
flagDenmark
14%
7%
50%
28%
14
flagRepublic of Ireland
12%
4%
48%
36%
25
flagCzech Republic
10%
0%
40%
50%
10
flagUnknown
27%
10%
35%
27%
40
flagIndia
21%
39%
34%
4%
23
flagCanada
20%
6%
33%
40%
15

Gender

men45%
women51%
woman
14%
15%
bride
7%
7%
artist
45%
51%
friend
32%
25%

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