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%
89%
5%
19
flagthe United Arab Emirates
6%
0%
87%
6%
16
flagGreece
0%
0%
81%
18%
16
flagItaly
4%
13%
73%
8%
23
flagthe United Kingdom
8%
4%
66%
20%
274
flagGermany
9%
4%
66%
18%
121
flagSweden
9%
27%
63%
0%
11
flagUkraine
16%
5%
61%
16%
18
flagFrance
10%
0%
60%
30%
20
flagthe United States
14%
16%
57%
10%
179
flagSpain
14%
4%
57%
23%
21
flagthe Netherlands
13%
9%
55%
16%
43
flagPoland
17%
7%
50%
24%
9480
flagNorway
0%
16%
50%
33%
12
flagDenmark
20%
6%
46%
26%
15
flagRepublic of Ireland
13%
3%
44%
37%
29
flagUnknown
26%
14%
35%
23%
593
flagIndia
21%
39%
34%
4%
23
flagCanada
18%
6%
31%
43%
16

Gender

men40%
women50%
woman
19%
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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