Meaning of mikado
Pronunciation: (mi-kä'dō), [key]
— pl. -dos.
- (sometimes cap.) a title of the emperor of Japan.
- (cap., italics) an operetta (1885) by Sir William S. Gilbert and Sir Arthur Sullivan.
- (cap.) a steam locomotive having a two-wheeled front truck, eight driving wheels, and a two-wheeled rear truck. See table under
- mikado (Thesaurus)