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Grade: 1 Grade: 3 くに
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日向国 (Hyūga no kuni): a map of Japanese provinces in 1868, with Hyūga Province highlighted.

EtymologyEdit

Compound of 日向 (Hyūga, province name, literally sun-facing) +‎ (no, possessive particle) +‎ (kuni, country, land; province (prior to the Meiji period)).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [çɨᵝːɡa̠ no̞ kɯ̟ᵝɲ̟i]

Proper nounEdit

日向国 (hiragana ひゅうがのくに, rōmaji Hyūganokuni, historical hiragana ひうがのくに)

  1. Hyūga Province, corresponding to modern Miyazaki Prefecture