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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

Many countries have passed laws to prohibit people from smoking in public places.
The country is in a bad economic state.
People of this country do not respect their old traditions any longer.
In this country, we rise or fall as one nation, as one people.
It has come to my ears that he will not be long in this country.

Comments for 国

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Oops nevermind I think more sources actually have it as it is shown here

#2 Posted by ebaartz about 1 month ago

I think boxes 5 and 6 are supposed to be switched around, judging by what I see on other sources

#1 Posted by ebaartz about 1 month ago


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