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

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bride
artist
friend
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flagthe United Arab Emirates
5%
0%
89%
5%
19
flagFinland
0%
5%
89%
5%
19
flagBelgium
0%
0%
84%
15%
13
flagGreece
0%
0%
81%
18%
16
flagItaly
4%
12%
72%
12%
25
flagGermany
9%
5%
67%
17%
135
flagthe United Kingdom
9%
4%
66%
20%
281
flagUkraine
14%
4%
61%
19%
21
flagthe United States
14%
16%
57%
10%
183
flagNorway
0%
14%
57%
28%
14
flagSpain
13%
4%
56%
26%
23
flagFrance
13%
0%
56%
30%
23
flagthe Netherlands
12%
10%
54%
18%
48
flagPoland
17%
7%
50%
24%
10231
flagSweden
17%
17%
47%
17%
17
flagRepublic of Ireland
18%
3%
43%
34%
32
flagDenmark
18%
6%
43%
31%
16
flagUnknown
25%
14%
36%
23%
670
flagCanada
17%
5%
35%
41%
17
flagIndia
21%
39%
34%
4%
23

Gender

men40%
women50%
woman
20%
18%
bride
10%
7%
artist
40%
50%
friend
28%
23%

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What does the word "geisha" literally mean?
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