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American English: /ˈkɔrdəzən/
, /ˈkɔrdəzæn/
British English: /ˌkɔːtɪˈzan/
, /ˈkɔːtɪzan/

Translation of courtesan in Spanish:


  • [literary]
    Example sentences
    • Punning on the meaning of grande as tall or as grand in the social sense, the seventeenth-century commentator noted the reference to the courtesans and prostitutes of Venice.
    • Geishas broke apart from courtesans / prostitutes sometime around the 1500s- 1600s, so the two are somewhat similar.
    • Nobody in Japan would dream of confusing top Gion geisha with high - class courtesans, let alone prostitutes, the myth that continues to prevail about geisha in the West.
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