Why was the name of Edo changed to Tokyo (Eastern Capital)?

I’ve often read that the capital was moved from Kyoto to Edo, but that would make Edo simply “The Capital”.

The book I’m reading at the moment (Old Tokyo by Keiko Imai Packard) says that in fact the plan was to have two capitals but the Emperors never got around to moving back and forth between them as they were supposed to, in which case the name makes much more sense. Also according to the book, some people in Kyoto still expect the Emperor to suddenly remember and rush back there.

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