Meaning

Primary

Kagawa Prefecture

Word Type

proper noun

Explanation

The fragrance river prefecture is Kagawa Prefecture. Might help to look at the reading first.

Reading

かがわけん
Kyoko
(Tokyo accent, female)
Kenichi
(Tokyo accent, male)

Explanation

This reading is made up of the kun'yomi readings for and (rendaku'd) and the on'yomi reading for . You haven't learned this reading for yet, so here's a mnemonic to help:

If you want to get to Kagawa Prefecture you're going to need a car (). It's all the way over on Shikoku island, and you won't be able to cross the big bridge without a proper car!

Context

Context Sentences

フグ夫妻は二人とも香川県には住んでいるが、別居中です。

Both Mr. and Mrs. Fugu live in Kagawa prefecture, but they live apart from each other now.

Kanji Composition