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noun, noun, used as a suffix

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English Meaning(s) for 県

noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. prefecture (Japan); county (China, Taiwan, Norway, etc.); department (France); province (Italy, Spain, etc.)

Definition and Synonyms for 県

Prefecture the district administered by a prefect (as in France or Japan or the Roman Empire)
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Meanings for each kanji in 県

» prefecture

Categories 県 is a member of

Administrative Division a district defined for administrative purposes
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Sample Sentences for 県

Hasn't it been solved yet? Whose responsibility is it, the prefecture's or the country's?
There are 43 prefectures in Japan.
Mr Yoshida was born in Yamagata prefecture, and graduated from Nihon University College of Art with a degree in oil painting.
I am sure I'll get along with him because we are from the same prefecture.
The economy of Aomori Prefecture depends heavily on apple growing.

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