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Kanji in this term
ひろ
Grade: 2
しま
Grade: 3
けん
Grade: 3
kun’yomi kan’on

EtymologyEdit

From 広島 (Hiroshima) +‎ (-ken, prefecture).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Tokyo) ろしまけん [hìróshímáꜜkèǹ] (Nakadaka – [4])[1]
  • IPA(key): [çiɾo̞ɕima̠kẽ̞ɴ]

Proper nounEdit

広島県 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 廣島縣, hiragana ひろしまけん, rōmaji Hiroshima-ken)

  1. a prefecture in the 中国 (Chūgoku) region of Japan facing the Seto Inland Sea; its capital city is also 広島 (Hiroshima)

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN