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For pronunciation and definitions of – see 古董 (“antique; curio; old fogy”).
(This term, 骨董, is a variant form of 古董.)

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こつ > こっ
Grade: 6
とう
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骨董 (hiragana こっとう, rōmaji kottō)

  1. antique, curio
    • 1906, 夏目漱石, 草枕:
       (ちち)骨董 (こっとう)大好 (だいす)きですから、だいぶいろいろなものがあります。
      “Chichi ga kottō ga daisuki desu kara, daibu iroiro na mono ga arimasu.
      My father loves curios so he has everything you could imagine.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN