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[まち()]
machi
noun

Alternate Written Forms:

[まち()]
machi
[ちょう()]
chou

English Meaning(s) for 町

noun
  1. town; block; neighbourhood; neighborhood
  2. street; road
  3. 109.09 m
  4. 0.99 hectares

Definition and Synonyms for 町

Village a community of people smaller than a town
Synonyms: ビレッジ, 人里, 共同住宅, , 村庄, 村落, 村里, , 部落, 郷村, 郷邑, 都邑, , , 里村, 集落
Quarter a district of a city having some distinguishing character
Synonyms: 地区, ,
Town an urban area with a fixed boundary that is smaller than a city
Synonyms: タウン,
Street a situation offering opportunities
Synonyms: ,

Meanings for each kanji in 町

town; village; block; street Kanji Details »

Categories 町 is a member of

Community a group of people living in a particular local area
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City District a district of a town or city
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Municipality an urban district having corporate status and powers of self-government
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Chance a possibility due to a favorable combination of circumstances
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 町

Sample Sentences for 町

Soldiers barred the way to the city.
It is often said that Osaka is a city of commerce.
There is a large river near our town.
What town does the bus stop at next?
Her father never let her go to town with her friends.

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