Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Prefecture"

The meaning of "Prefecture" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does prefecture mean?
A: it’s a political region or local government area in some countries, for example Japan, France, and Italy
EX: An elderly woman in Kanagawa prefecture is the only person in Japan to have died of the virus.
Q: What does prefecture mean?
A: it's like a Japanese province or state to the best of my knowledge
Q: What does Which prefecture? mean?
A: どの県?
Q: What does we'll see which prefecture I end up in. mean?
A: I think Japan use prefecture as a political region 都道府県 so it would mean let's see where do I end up ( where will I go I don't know but time will tell and we will know)

Synonyms of "Prefecture" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between Forty-seven prefectures compose Japan. and Forty-seven prefectures constitute Japan. ?
A: They have the same meaning, but constitute is used more for cooking or things with ingredients.
Compose is a more common way to say what something is made up of

Translations of "Prefecture"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? Mt.Fuji crosses the three prefectures. Is this grammatically correct?
A: 「Mr.Fuji」って、あの山ですか? |ω・`)
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? prefecture
A: Check the question to view the answer

Other questions about "Prefecture"

Q: I live in the prefecture where the headquarter of the company exists. does this sound natural?
A: I live in the prefecture where the company headquarters is located.
Q: I think either of the prefectures has the smallest population in Japan, but I forgot which one it is. does this sound natural?
A: I believe either prefecture could have the smallest population in japan, but I forgot which one it is.
Q: Which sounds more natural?

I guess A prefecture and B prefecture are about the same in terms of the area.

I guess A prefecture and B prefecture are about the same size. does this sound natural?
A: The second one sounds more natural :)
Q: The prefecture used to have the highest longevity in Japan, but it fell to 2nd because of changing diet. does this sound natural?
A: you could change it slightly by saying it fell to 2nd place.
Q: I went to the near prefecture to see Bon-odori that is the Japanese traditional dance in summer yesterday.
I only planned to see it, but I also danced with people around there. I really enjoyed it and now I'm so sore.
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昨日、近くの県で行われている盆踊り(日本において夏に行われる伝統的な踊り)を見に行きました。
見るだけのつもりでしたが、実際は私も周りの人たちと一緒に踊りました。踊るのは本当に楽しかったですが、結局筋肉痛になってしまいました。

does this sound natural?
A: I went to a nearby prefecture to see Bon-odori, that is the Japanese traditional dance in summer, yesterday.
I only planned to see it, but I also danced with people around me. I really enjoyed it and now I'm so sore.

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