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Otsu

[oht-soo]
noun
  1. a city in S Honshu, Japan, on Lake Biwa.
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Historical Examples

  • They go by kago over mountain; you go by 'rickisha to Otsu, and wait.

    The Honorable Percival

    Alice Hegan Rice

  • This was a quotation from a speech delivered at Otsu, a few days previously, by a member of the Government.

    From Sea to Sea

    Rudyard Kipling

  • I left Otsu at dawn, and followed as well as I could the winding course of the river.

    Alone with the Hairy Ainu

    A. H. Savage Landor

  • Not far from Otsu I came to the thick jungle of high reeds and tall grass of which I had already heard.

    Alone with the Hairy Ainu

    A. H. Savage Landor

  • Previous to this, while following the course of the Otsu River, I saw a strange sight.

    Alone with the Hairy Ainu

    A. H. Savage Landor