Meaning

Primary

Metropolitan Government

Alternative

Metro Government

Word Type

noun

Explanation

The metropolis agency is the government that controls the metropolitan area. This is the metropolitan government.

Reading

とちょう
Kyoko
(Tokyo accent, female)
Kenichi
(Tokyo accent, male)

Explanation

This is a jukugo word, which usually means on'yomi readings from the kanji. If you know the readings of your kanji you'll know how to read this as well.

Context

Context Sentences

東京都庁の展望台に行った事はありますか。

Have you been to the observation deck of the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building?

Kanji Composition