mikado

noun
mi·​ka·​do | \ mə-ˈkä-(ˌ)dō How to pronounce mikado (audio) \
plural mikados

Definition of mikado

: an emperor of Japan

First Known Use of mikado

1727, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for mikado

Japanese

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“Mikado.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mikado. Accessed 2 Jun. 2020.

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