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Kanji in this term
とく
Grade: 5
しま
Grade: 3
けん
Grade: 3
jūbakoyomi kan’on

EtymologyEdit

From 徳島 (Tokushima) +‎ (-ken, prefecture).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Tokyo) くしまけん [tòkúshímáꜜkèǹ] (Nakadaka – [4])[1]
  • IPA(key): [to̞kɯ̟ᵝɕima̠kẽ̞ɴ]

Proper nounEdit

徳島県 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 德島縣, hiragana とくしまけん, rōmaji Tokushima-ken)

  1. a prefecture of Japan in the eastern part of 四国 (Shikoku) facing the Seto Inland Sea; its capital city is also 徳島 (Tokushima)

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