Last modified on 3 February 2014, at 14:12

地域

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 2
いき
Grade: 6
on'yomi

NounEdit

地域 (hiragana ちいき, romaji chiiki)

  1. area, district, particular geographic region
    • 1940, 和辻哲郎, 孔子:
      この地域 (ちいき) (うち)種々 (しゅじゅ)民族 (みんぞく) ()み、さまざまの (くに)興亡 (こうぼう)し、さまざまの文化 (ぶんか)形成 (けいせい)せられた。
      kono chiiki no uchi ni shuju no minzoku ga sumi, samazama no kuni ga kōbō shi, samazama no bunka ga keisei serareta.
      In this region many peoples lived, many nations rose and fell, and many cultures emerged.

ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakkan, ISBN 4095102535.