Definition of 都

  • metropolis
  • capital


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • みやこ

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都, 京, みやこ

capital, metropolis

京都, きょうと


都市, とし

town, city, municipal, urban

都内, とない

metropolitan area

嘗て, 曾て, 都て, かつて, かって

once, before, formerly, ever, former, ex-, never yet (with negative verb), never before, first time, still not happened

首都, しゅと

capital city, metropolis

都道府県, とどうふけん

administrative divisions of Japan: Tokyo-to, Hokkai-do, Osaka-fu, Kyoto-fu and remaining prefectures

首都圏, しゅとけん

the capital city (often Tokyo) area (typically within 50 km of city's centre) (center)

都銀, とぎん

city bank, metropolitan bank

都心, としん

city centre (center) (esp. capital city), urban centre, heart of city a metropolis

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