koto: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (kō'tō Japn. kô'tô'), [key]
— pl. -tos, -to.
- a Japanese musical instrument having numerous strings, usually seven or thirteen, that are stretched over a convex wooden sounding board and are plucked with three plectra, worn on the thumb, index finger, and middle finger of one hand.
- koto (Thesaurus)