Oiran (花魁) in Yoshiwara, Old Tokyo Red-Light District

reference : http://www.oldtokyo.com/yoshiwara.html

※ Geisya is Not prostitute. Casually speaking, it is the difference between Oiran and Geisya.

Maiko is apprentice of Geisya in Kyoto. Although, Geisya in Kyoto is called Geiko.

Oiran is top-ranked Yujo (prostitute).

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