“Doguu” is a figure out of clay during 14,000-400BC (this era says Jomon period).
Jomon period is the time in Japanese prehistory(14,000-300BCE).
Jomon(縄文) is derived from “Cord Marked Pottery” what is reported by Mr.Edward S. Morse from Omori Shell Mound.
Look this beautiful lady!
(Tip-off, All dogu is a woman)
Big eye and cord marked clothes, hair pilled up.
Her name is “Shako-ki doguu”. Shako-ki
*Doguu in English at wikipedia
*[more info & photos] Doguu in Japanese at wikipedia
<the most “Quick & Easy” Japanese dictionary>quoted by dogudogu dictionary
縄（Jo）is cord or rope, 文（mon）is design.
you say “縄(Nawa)” also and “Onawa ni suru” means “arrested”.
文 is the map simbol of school in Japan. So you can find a lot of this word at Japanese map.