TAKOBOTO

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Readings

katana

tou
English
Noun (futsuumeishi)
sword (esp. Japanese single-edged), katana

Meaning restricted to とう
Noun (futsuumeishi)
scalpel

Meaning restricted to とう
Noun (futsuumeishi)
See also: 彫刻刀・ちょうこくとう
chisel, burin, graver

Meaning restricted to とう
Noun (futsuumeishi)
See also: 刀銭
knife money (knife-shaped commodity money used in ancient China)

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Kanjis
ON: トウ KUN: かたな, そり
sword, saber, knife

Stroke: 2 Grade: 2 JLPT: N1 SKIP: 3-1-1 FC: 1722.2


Phrases
「刀の投擲の練習?」「すっぽ抜けただけです」
Parts: (かたな) 投擲 (とうてき) 練習 (れんしゅう) すっぽ抜ける (すっぽぬける) (だけ)
"Practising sword throwing?" "It just slipped out of my hands."