shojo

noun
sho·​jo | \ ˈshō-(ˌ)jō How to pronounce shojo (audio) \
plural shojo

Definition of shojo

: manga intended primarily for girls

First Known Use of shojo

1994, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for shojo

Japanese shōjo manga, literally, girl manga

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“Shojo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/shojo. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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