Definition of 通

  • traffic
  • pass through
  • avenue
  • commute
  • counter for letters, notes, documents, etc.

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ツウ
  • とお
  • とお
  • -とお
  • -どお
  • とお
  • とお
  • -どお
  • かよ

Popular Words With This Kanji

通り, とおり

avenue, street, way, road, coming and going, street traffic, flow (of water, air, etc.), transmission (of sound), reach (e.g. of voice), fame, reputation, popularity, the same status or way, as (e.g. as expected, as I said), understanding, comprehension, counter for sets of things, counter for methods, ways, types

見通し, 見透し, 見通, みとおし

unobstructed view, perspective, visibility, vista, forecast, outlook, prospect, prediction, insight, foresight

見通し, 見透し, 見通, みとおし

unobstructed view, perspective, visibility, vista, forecast, outlook, prospect, prediction, insight, foresight

通信, つうしん

correspondence, communication, transmission, news, signal

通常, つうじょう

common, general, normal, usual

普通, ふつう

general, ordinary, usual, normally, generally, usually, train that stops at every station

通貨, つうか

currency

共通, きょうつう

commonness, community, to be common, to be shared, -wide

通産省, つうさんしょう

(former) Ministry of International Trade and Industry (now Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry), MITI

交通, こうつう

traffic, transportation, communication, exchange (of ideas, etc.), intercourse


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