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What does the ど~ in はしったど~ mean?

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While influence from television (from comedians on TV like 濱口 優) have popularized ど〜 into the general public and have made it to be used more jokingly. ど~ actually is a form of 方言 (seen in some 関西 dialects and other places), as seen in 播州弁 and 紀州弁 were ぞ and ど have become mixed.

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Thank you, Jesse! –  Billy Oct 1 '12 at 1:38
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「~したど」 is a kidding way of saying 「~したぞ」.

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Thank you, Teno! –  Billy Oct 1 '12 at 1:38
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