Meaning

Primary

Metropolitan Police Department

Alternative

Metro Police Department

Word Type

noun

Explanation

They warn, they look at crime, and they're an agency of the government. They are the metropolitan police department.

Reading

けいしちょう
Kyoko
(Tokyo accent, female)
Kenichi
(Tokyo accent, male)

Explanation

This is a jukugo word, which usually means on'yomi readings from the kanji. If you know the readings of your kanji you'll know how to read this as well.

Context

Context Sentences

私の兄は、東京都警視庁公安部に勤めています。

My brother works for the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department Public Security Bureau.

Kanji Composition