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[くに()]
kuni
noun

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[くに()]
kuni

English Meaning(s) for 国

noun
  1. country; (the) state
  2. region
  3. province (of Japan)
  4. home (i.e. hometown, home country)
  5. land; earth

Definition and Synonyms for 国

Nation a politically organized body of people under a single government
Synonyms: ネーション, , 国家, 連邦
State the territory occupied by a nation
Synonyms: ステート,
Kingdom a domain in which something is dominant
Synonyms: 世界, 分野, , 領域

Meanings for each kanji in 国

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Categories 国 is a member of

Administrative Division a district defined for administrative purposes
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Sphere a particular environment or walk of life
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Political Entity a unit with political responsibilities
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 国

Sample Sentences for 国

The country had been devastated by long war.
Learning lessons from Europe, Japan has to switch its economic-oriented policy to a consumer-conscious one, in order to cope with the coming unprecedented aging society towards the 21st century.
Luxembourg is a small country.
He became, as it were, a kind of hero from a strange land.
Japan and the U.S. are the most important trading partner to each other.

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