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Kanji in this term
ふく
Grade: 3
おか
Grade: S
けん
Grade: 3
jūbakoyomi kan’on

EtymologyEdit

From 福岡 (Fukuoka) +‎ (-ken, prefecture).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Tokyo) くおかけん [fùkúókáꜜkèǹ] (Nakadaka – [4])[1]
  • IPA(key): [ɸɯ̟ᵝkɯ̟ᵝo̞ka̠kẽ̞ɴ]

Proper nounEdit

福岡県 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 福岡縣, hiragana ふくおかけん, rōmaji Fukuoka-ken, historical hiragana ふくをかけん)

  1. a prefecture in Japan on the northern part of 九州 (Kyūshū, Kyushu) facing the Sea of Japan; its capital city is also 福岡 (Fukuoka)

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