Kōchi Prefecture

Kōchi Prefecture

高知県
Japanese transcription(s)
 • Japanese高知県
 • RōmajiKōchi-ken
Flag of Kōchi Prefecture
Flag
Official logo of Kōchi Prefecture
Symbol
Location of Kōchi Prefecture
Coordinates: 33°26′N 133°26′E / 33°26′N 133°26′E / 33.433; 133.433

Kōchi Prefecture (高知県, Kōchi-ken) is a prefecture of Japan located on the south coast of Shikoku.[1] The capital is the city of Kōchi.[2]

History

Prior to the Meiji Restoration, Kōchi was known as Tosa Province and was controlled by the Chōsokabe clan in the Sengoku period and the Yamauchi clan during the Edo period.[3]

Kōchi City is also the birthplace of noted revolutionary Sakamoto Ryōma.

Other Languages
Afrikaans: Kochi-prefektuur
azərbaycanca: Koçi prefekturası
Bân-lâm-gú: Kôti-koān
беларуская: Коты (прэфектура)
Cebuano: Kōchi-ken
davvisámegiella: Kōchi prefektuvra
Esperanto: Gubernio Koĉi
客家語/Hak-kâ-ngî: Kōchi-yen
한국어: 고치현
Bahasa Indonesia: Prefektur Kochi
Kiswahili: Mkoa wa Kochi
македонски: Кочи (префектура)
Bahasa Melayu: Wilayah Kōchi
Mìng-dĕ̤ng-ngṳ̄: Kōchi-gâing
монгол: Кочи-кэн
Nederlands: Kochi (prefectuur)
日本語: 高知県
پنجابی: ضلع کوچی
ភាសាខ្មែរ: ខេត្តខូឈិ
Simple English: Kōchi Prefecture
српски / srpski: Префектура Кочи
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Prefektura Kōchi
Basa Sunda: Préféktur Kōchi
українська: Префектура Коті
Tiếng Việt: Kōchi
文言: 高知縣
粵語: 高知縣
中文: 高知县