地下鉄道

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 2

Grade: 1
てつ
Grade: 3
どう
Grade: 2
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

地下 (underground) +‎ 鉄道 (railway)

NounEdit

地下鉄道 (hiragana ちかてつどう, romaji chikatetsudō)

  1. (rail transport) subway, tube, underground (abbr. 地下鉄)

Usage notesEdit

The abbreviation 地下鉄 (chikatetsu) is much more commonly used.

Last modified on 22 December 2013, at 16:26