Definition of 道

  • road-way
  • street
  • district
  • journey
  • course
  • moral
  • teachings


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ドウ
  • トウ
  • みち

Popular Words With This Kanji

道, 途, 路, 径, みち

road, street, way, path, course, route, lane, distance, ways (e.g. "a long ways"), the way (of proper conduct, etc.), one's way, morals, teachings (esp. Confucian or Buddhist), dogma, field (of medicine, etc.), subject, way, method, means

報道, ほうどう

information, report, journalism, news, to report

北海道, ほっかいどう

Hokkaido (northernmost of the four main islands of Japan)

道路, どうろ

road, highway

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

鉄道, てつどう


酷い, 非道い, ひどい

cruel, awful, severe, very bad, serious, terrible, heavy, violent

軌道, きどう

orbit, trajectory, railroad track

柔道, じゅうどう


報道陣, ほうどうじん

press corps

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