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Kanji in this term
こう
Grade: 2

Grade: 2
けん
Grade: 3
on’yomi kan’on

EtymologyEdit

From 高知 (Kōchi, Kochi) +‎ (-ken, prefecture).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

高知県 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 高知縣, hiragana こうちけん, rōmaji Kōchi-ken, historical hiragana かうちけん)

  1. a prefecture of Japan in the southern part of 四国 (Shikoku) facing the Pacific Ocean; its capital city is also 高知 (Kōchi, Kochi)

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