東北

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Chinese[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

東北

  1. northeast

Proper noun[edit]

東北

  1. northeast China; Manchuria

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
とう
Grade: 2
ほく
Grade: 2
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

東北 (hiragana とうほく, romaji tōhoku)

  1. northeast

Proper noun[edit]

東北 (hiragana とうほく, romaji Tōhoku)

  1. the northeast region of Japan, specifically the northernmost six prefectures in Honshu (clockwise from the northermost): 青森県 (​Aomori-ken), 岩手県 (​Iwate-ken), 宮城県 (​Miyagi-ken), 福島県 (​Fukushima-ken), 山形県 (​Yamagata-ken), 秋田県 (​Akita-ken).

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