Do you know your Totoros? (Spotted at the Kiddy Land toy store in Harajuku.)


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So wait, if they’re all totoro, then totoro is a species and not the name of a specific entity.

So is totoro the plural of totoro? Because the title of the movie is misleading otherwise.

What do you call a group of totoro? A flock? An unkindness? A miyazaki?