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%
73%
8%
23
flagGermany
7%
3%
69%
18%
107
flagthe United Kingdom
7%
4%
65%
23%
221
flagFrance
11%
0%
64%
23%
17
flagUkraine
16%
5%
61%
16%
18
flagNorway
0%
0%
60%
40%
10
flagthe United States
14%
15%
58%
11%
170
flagSpain
15%
0%
57%
26%
19
flagthe Netherlands
13%
6%
56%
16%
30
flagPoland
14%
6%
53%
25%
6907
flagDenmark
14%
7%
50%
28%
14
flagRepublic of Ireland
11%
3%
46%
38%
26
flagCzech Republic
10%
0%
40%
50%
10
flagUnknown
26%
10%
36%
26%
49
flagIndia
21%
39%
34%
4%
23
flagCanada
20%
6%
33%
40%
15

Gender

men45%
women52%
woman
13%
15%
bride
7%
6%
artist
46%
52%
friend
32%
25%

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