noun. ['ˈkoʊtoʊ'] Japanese stringed instrument that resembles a zither; has a rectangular wooden sounding board and usually 13 silk strings that are plucked with the fingers.
- 琴 (Japanese)
Rhymes with Koto
Sentences with koto
1. Noun, singular or mass
One of six gardens, it captures the Japanese spirit with an open design, a hidden waterfall and plants mimicking the koto, a Japanese stringed instrument.