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  • on reading:
  • チョウ
  • kun reading:
  • まち
  • meaning(s):
  • village, town, block, street
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Compounds

Compounds

よこちょう lane; alley; side street
やしきまち residential area
おんせんまち hot spring resort; spa town
したまち Shitamachi; lower parts of town
はなまち red-light district
りょうしまち fishing village
みなとまち port city
しちょう cities and towns
むろまち Muromachi (era 1392-1573, or 1333-1573, or 1336-1573)
こまち a belle; town beauty
じょうかまち castle town; town around castle
いろまち red-light district
みなかみまち town of Minakami
まち town; street; road
ちょうのほうしん town policies
はずれ まちはずれ outskirts of town
まちへいく to go to town
まちをつらぬくみち road passing through the town
まちをとおる to pass through town
まちいしゃ physician in private practice
ちょうか house in the middle of a town; merchant's family
ちょうかい town council
まちはずれ outskirts
まちかど street corner
ちょうぎかい town council
まちすじ street
まちこうじょう small factory in town; backstreet (small) workshop
まちこうば small factory in town; backstreet (small) workshop
ちょうにん merchant
ちょうにんもの novels or plays about the merchant class
ちょうせい town organization; town administration
ちょうせい town organization; town administration
ちょうそん towns and villages
ちょうそんがっぺい merger of towns and villages
ちょうそんせい municipal system
ちょうたんせぶ units of square measure (for rice fields, forests, etc)
まちなか downtown
ちょうちょう town headman
まちどうじょう martial arts school situated in a town
ちょうない the block; the street; the neighborhood; the town
ちょうないかい neighborhood association
まちなみ (look of) stores and houses on street; street (of stores and houses)
まちなみ (look of) stores and houses on street; street (of stores and houses)
ちょうぶ hectare (2.471 acres)
まちぶぎょう (Edo-period) town magistrate
まちかた town
ちょうみん townspeople
ちょうめい name of a town or street
まちやくば town hall
まちやくにん municipal official
ちょうりつ established by the town
とうかいどうすじのまち towns on the Tokaido
どうちょう the same town; that town
なんきんまち Chinatown
にのまち inferior; second-rate
もんぜんちょう town originally built around a temple or shrine
もんぜんまち town originally built around a temple or shrine
うらまち back street; back alley; slums
となりまち neighboring (adjacent) town