TAKOBOTO

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Readings

to
Meanings
Meaning restricted to 戸
Noun (futsuumeishi)
See also: 扉
door (esp. Japanese-style)porte coulissante

Archaism
entrance (to a home)

Archaism
narrowsдверьEingang, Engstelle, durch die eine Strömung fließt, Meerenge, Schleusentor

Kanji
ON: KUN:
door, counter for houses, door radical (no. 63)

ON: モンKUN: かど, と
gate, counter for cannons

Example sentences
誰かが戸をやかましくノックしている。Parts: 誰か (だれか), (と), 喧しい (やかましい), ノックSomeone is knocking loudly at the door.

きのうの火事で200戸が全焼した。Parts: 昨日 (きのう), 火事 (かじ), (こ), 全焼 (ぜんしょう)Two hundred houses were burnt down in the fire which broke out yesterday.

2人の兵士が、門のところで見張りをしていた。Parts: 二人 (ふたり), 兵士 (へいし), (かど), (ところ), 見張り (みはり)Two soldiers kept guard at the gate.

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