Betekenis van:

Zelfstandig naamwoord
  • functie van prefect in het oude Rome
  • the office of prefect


Zelfstandig naamwoord
    • the district administered by a prefect (as in France or Japan or the Roman Empire)



    1. I live in Hyogo Prefecture.
    2. What is the population of Hyogo prefecture?
    3. My parents were born in Aichi Prefecture.
    4. The Takamatuzuka burial mound is located in Nara prefecture, Asukamura.
    5. The economy of Aomori Prefecture depends heavily on apple growing.
    6. Yokohama is located in eastern Kanagawa prefecture, and it’s the capital of this prefecture as well, which is situated in southern Kanto region.
    7. Six high-tech companies set up branch offices in that prefecture.
    8. I am sure I'll get along with him because we are from the same prefecture.
    9. Naka is one of the 18 administrative districts that compose Yokohama prefecture.
    10. Yamashita is a street in Naka district which is in Yokohama town of Kanagawa prefecture.
    11. Radioactive cesium in amounts exceeding limits has been measured on young lancefish caught in Fukushima prefecture.
    12. The village which I visited last summer was a small one in Nagano Prefecture.
    13. The geographical features here are similar to those of our prefecture.
    14. Tadami is in Minamiaizu in Fukushima; cut off by steep mountains and located on the prefecture border with Niigata.
    15. Mr Yoshida was born in Yamagata prefecture, and graduated from Nihon University College of Art with a degree in oil painting.