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どの, 何の
Pre-noun adjectival (rentaishi), See この・1, See その・1, See あの, Usually in kana
which, what (way)
殿, どの
Suffix, Polite, form of address used for official letters and business letters, and in letters to inferiors
Mr., Mrs., Miss, Ms.
どのよう, どの, 何の様
Expression, NA-adjective, Usually in kana
what sort, what kind
どのくらい, どの, 何の位, 何のくらい, どのぐらい
Expression, Adverbial noun, See 何れくらい・どれくらい, Usually in kana
how long, how far, how much
どのように, どの様に, 何の様に
Expression, Adverb, See どの様・どのよう, Usually in kana
how, in what way
どの, 何の辺, どのへん
Expression, Adverbial noun
1. whereabout, about where
2. how much
土嚢, 土のう, どの
どのみち, どの, 何の道
Adverb, Usually in kana
anyway, anyhow, at any rate, in any case
どの場合にも, どのばあいにも
in any case, in either case, whichever the case may be
どの面下げて, どの面さげて, どのつらさげて
How could I (you, etc.) ...?, How dare you (they, etc.) (have the nerve to) ...?
どの口が言う, どの口がいう, どのくちがいう
Expression, Godan verb
look who's talking, I don't want to hear it from you, are you in any position to say that?
度の強い眼鏡, どのつよいめがね
powerful spectacles, strong glasses
我殿, 和殿, 吾殿, わどの
Archaism, familiar or derogatory
樋殿, 楲殿, ひどの
仮殿, 権殿, かりどの, ごんでん
Shinto term
temporary shrine (houses the object in which the deity resides when main shrine is under repairs)
相殿, あいどの, あいでん
enshrinement of two or more deities in one building of a shrine, shrine building dedicated to two or more deities
玉殿, たまどの
alias for fox (from a statue in the Inarimae shrine)
渡殿, 渡り殿, わたどの, わたりどの
See 寝殿造
roofed corridor connecting two buildings (in traditional palatial-style architecture)
舞殿, まいどの
See 神楽殿
court music pavilion in a Shinto shrine, kagura hall
酒殿, さかどの
sake brewery
角の有る, 角のある, かどのある
angled, angular
どの大木, 独活の大木, うどのたいぼく
Expression, Idiomatic expression
good for nothing (of large people), big but useless
窓の桟, まどのさん
window frame, window sill
祓殿, はらえどの, はらいどの, はらいでん
purification hall of a Shinto shrine
江戸上り, えどのぼり
See 謝恩使, See 慶賀使
Ryukyuan mission to Edo
八尋殿, やひろどの
grand palace
江戸の華, えどのはな
Expression, Obsolete term
widespread fires in Edo (often after earthquakes), flowers of Edo
馬場殿, 馬場の殿, うまばどの, ばばどの, うまばのおとど
See 武徳殿・1, Archaism
building for observing horse racing, horseback archery, etc. (sometimes specifically that used by the emperor on the greater palace grounds)
湯殿, ゆどの
See 風呂場
1. bathroom
2. bathing
3. bathing attendant (for a noble)
ほとんどの, 殆どの, ほとんどのひと
almost everyone
どのつまり, とどの詰まり, 鯔のつまり, 鯔の詰まり
Expression, Adverb, See 鯔・とど・1, Usually in kana
in the end, after all is said and done, when the striped mullet is fully grown
喉の痛み, のどの痛み, のどのいたみ
sore throat
透渡殿, すきわたどの, すいわたどの
See 寝殿造
roofed path (lacking walls) connecting the main residence and the side houses (in traditional palatial architecture)
高殿, たかどの
stately mansion
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