See also: どう

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For pronunciation and definitions of とう – see the following entries.
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[affix] [from 800s] sword, knife, blade
[noun] [from 1908] a sword, a katana
[noun] [from 1895] a scalpel, such as that used by a surgeon
[noun] [from 1913] a kind of bronze or copper money in ancient China, shaped a bit like a sword
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[prefix] this (business or place)
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[noun] a light, lamp
[counter] counter for 電灯 (dentō, electric lights)
[suffix] electric light
[affix] light, lamp
[affix] (by extension) Buddhist teaching
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[counter] (baseball) pitches
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[counter] buildings
[noun] large building
[suffix] building
Alternative spelling
むね
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[adverb] et cetera
[suffix] rank, class, order
[suffix] et cetera, that kind of thing, and so on
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[counter] counter for certain relatively large animals, or for livestock animals; "head"
[counter] counter for insects (used only in biology)
[noun] head
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[noun] political party
[suffix] political party
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[noun] a tower (structure)
[noun] (Buddhism) a pagoda, a stupa
[noun] (Christianity) a steeple, spire
[noun] (of a castle or fortification) a turret
[suffix] (in general) a tower
[suffix] (Buddhist) a pagoda, a stupa
[suffix] (Christian) a steeple, spire
[suffix] a turret (of a castle or fortification)
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[noun] sugar
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[noun] This term needs a translation to English.
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[proper noun] Short for 関東 (Kantō):: the Kantō region of Japan
[proper noun] Short for 東国 (Tōgoku): a historical administrative division of Japan, corresponding to the modern Kantō and Tōkai regions
[proper noun] Short for 東京 (Tōkyō): Tokyo
[proper noun] a surname
[noun] This term needs a translation to English.
[affix] east
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[noun] foreign lands in general
[proper noun] (historical) name of various Chinese dynasties:
[proper noun] the Tang dynasty (618-907 CE)
[proper noun] the 後唐 (Kōtō, Later Tang) (923-937 CE)
[proper noun] the 南唐 (Nantō, Southern Tang) (937–976 CE)
[proper noun] (dated) China in general
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[affix] wisteria
[affix] creeper (plant grown by creeping)
[affix] Short for 藤原 (Fujiwara): Fujiwara clan
[proper noun] a surname
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[affix] island
問う
[verb] to ask; to inquire
[verb] to accuse (of a crime)
[verb] to care (about), have regard (for)
(This term, とう, is the hiragana spelling of the above terms.)
For a list of all kanji read as とう, see Category:Japanese kanji read as とう.)

(The following entries are uncreated: , , , , , , 疾う, 杜宇, 訪う.)