[taw-yaw-tah; English taw-yoh-tuh]


a city on S Honshu, in Japan. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Japanese automaker, begun 1930s as a division of Toyoda Automatic Loom Works, named for the family name of the founder. There seems to be no one accepted explanation for the change from -d- to -t-.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper