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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

From my point of view, Australia is one of the best countries in the world.
The refugees were excluded from the country.
Disarmament is in practice difficult in many countries.
What's the minimum wage in your country?
This is what is called a 'present' in some countries and 'bribery' in others.

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