Definition of 堂

  • public chamber
  • hall

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ドウ

Popular Words With This Kanji

堂, どう

temple, shrine, hall, prefix to building meaning "magnificent"

食堂, しょくどう

dining room, dining hall, cafeteria, messroom, restaurant, eatery, snack bar, diner

講堂, こうどう

auditorium

一堂, いちどう

one building (hall, temple, shrine, room)

公会堂, こうかいどう

town hall, public hall

堂々, 堂堂, どうどう

magnificent, grand, impressive, dignified, majestic, imposing, stately, fair, square, open, grandly, boldly, confidently, fairly, squarely, unreservedly, without apology, without hesitation

堂々, 堂堂, どうどう

magnificent, grand, impressive, dignified, majestic, imposing, stately, fair, square, open, grandly, boldly, confidently, fairly, squarely, unreservedly, without apology, without hesitation

会堂, かいどう

church, chapel, synagogue, tabernacle

任天堂, にんてんどう

Nintendo (video game company)

聖堂, せいどう

(Confucian) temple, church, sanctuary


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