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Tokyo (東京都)
Japan ke skyscrapers
Japan ke skyscrapers
Official flag of Tokyo
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Location of Tokyo in Japan
Location of Tokyo in Japan
Country Japan
Government  
 - Governor Shintarō Ishihara
Area  
 - City 2,187.08 km²  (621.81 sq mi)
Website: metro.tokyo.jp

Tokyo (東京), Japan ke capital city hae. Japan ke das percent (10%) log Tokyo me rahe hae, aur biis percent (20%) log tokyo ke lage rahe hae. 2007 me Tokyo ke abaadi 12,790,000 rahaa. Tokyo, Japan ke business, trade, aur industry ke center hae.

Tokyo, Japan ke Kanto plain me hae aur Tokyo bay ke face kare hae. Dui naddi Tokyo me se jaawe hae. Ii hae Sumida Naddi, jon ki north se south Tokyo Bay me flow hoe hae. Duusra hae Tama Naddi, jon ki west se east flow hoe hae. Tama Naddi Tokyo aur Kawasaki ke border hae.

Tokyo ke matlab, Japanese me, "the Eastern capital" hae. Tokyo, Japan ke capital It became the capital 19th century ke biich me banaa, jab iske naam badal ke "Edo" se "Tokyo" karaa gais. Isse pahile Kyoto, Japan ke capital rahaa.

1923 me Tokyo aagi lage ke kaaran barbaad hoe gais rahaa. World War II ke time ii Allied bomb ke kaaran Tokyo fir se barbaad hoe gais.

1964 me Tokyo me Olympic Games khelaa gais rahaa.

Etymology[badlo | edit source]

Tokyo ke pahile Edo ke naam se jaana jaawat rahaa, jiske matlab khaarri hae.[1] Iske naam ke badal ke Tokyo (Tōkyō: (east) + kyō (capital)) uu time pe karaa gais jab ki ii 1868 me imperial capital banaa.[1] Meiji period ke suruu waala time me ii city ke "Tōkei," ke naam se bhi jaana jaawat rahaa kaahe ki iske likhe me wahii Chinese characters kaam me lawa jaawe hae jissee ki "Tokyo" likha jaawe hae. Kuch purana English bhasa waala documents "Tokei" naam use kare hae[2] Lekin abhi ii pronunciation nai kaam me lawa jaawe hae.[3]

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References[badlo | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Room, Adrian. Placenames of the World. McFarland & Company (1996), p360. ISBN 0786418141.
  2. Waley, Paul (2003). Japanese Capitals in Historical Perspective: Place, Power and Memory in Kyoto, Edo and Tokyo. Routledge. p. 253. ISBN 070071409X.
  3. "明治東京異聞~トウケイかトウキョウか~東京の読み方" Tokyo Metropolitan Archives (2008). Retrieved on 13 September 2008. Template:Ja icon

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