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[くに()]
kuni
noun

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[くに()]
kuni
[くに()]
kuni

English Meaning(s) for 国

noun
  1. country; state
  2. region
  3. national government; central government
  4. home (i.e. hometown, home country)
  5. province (of Japan)
  6. 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 population of this country is smaller than that of the United States.
Many young people are out of work in the country.
He gave his life for his country.
Along with his children he fled the country.
Many nations had signed the treaty in 1997 in Kyoto, Japan.

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

#2 Posted by ebaartz over 1 year 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 over 1 year ago


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