Honshū

A map showing the main island of Honshu

About this sound Honshū  (本州, basic meaning "Main State") is the biggest island of Japan.[1]

Honshū is Japan's main island. It is south of Hokkaidō across the Tsugaru Strait, north of Shikoku across the Seto Inland Sea, and northeast of Kyūshū across the Kanmon Strait. It is the seventh biggest island, and is the island with the second highest number of people in the world after Java.

History

In March 2011, the east coast of Honshu was struck by a huge earthquake and a following tsunami.

Other Languages
Acèh: Honshu
Afrikaans: Honsjoe
Alemannisch: Honshu
አማርኛ: ሆንሹ
العربية: هونشو
asturianu: Honshū
azərbaycanca: Honşu
বাংলা: হোনশু
Bân-lâm-gú: Honsyû
башҡортса: Хонсю
беларуская: Хонсю
беларуская (тарашкевіца)‎: Хансю
български: Хоншу
Boarisch: Honshu
བོད་ཡིག: ཧོན་ཤུ།
bosanski: Honshū
brezhoneg: Honshū
català: Honshū
čeština: Honšú
Cymraeg: Honshū
dansk: Honshu
Deutsch: Honshū
eesti: Honshū
Ελληνικά: Χονσού
English: Honshu
español: Honshu
Esperanto: Honŝu
euskara: Honshu
فارسی: هونشو
føroyskt: Honshu
français: Honshū
Frysk: Honsjû
Gaeilge: Honshu
Gàidhlig: Honshū
galego: Honshu
客家語/Hak-kâ-ngî: Honshū
한국어: 혼슈
Hausa: Honshu
հայերեն: Հոնսյու
हिन्दी: होन्शू
hrvatski: Honshū
Ilokano: Honshu
Bahasa Indonesia: Honshū
interlingua: Honshu
Interlingue: Honshū
italiano: Honshū
עברית: הונשו
Basa Jawa: Honshu
ქართული: ჰონსიუ
қазақша: Хонсю
kurdî: Honşû
Кыргызча: Хоншю
Latina: Honsua
latviešu: Honsju
lietuvių: Honšiu
magyar: Honsú
македонски: Хоншу
മലയാളം: ഹോൺഷു
मराठी: होन्शू
მარგალური: ჰონსიუ
Bahasa Melayu: Honshū
монгол: Хоншүү
မြန်မာဘာသာ: ဟွန်ရှူးကျွန်း
Nederlands: Honshu
日本語: 本州
нохчийн: Хонсю
Nordfriisk: Honshū
norsk: Honshu
norsk nynorsk: Honshu
Novial: Honshu
occitan: Honshū
oʻzbekcha/ўзбекча: Xonsyu
ਪੰਜਾਬੀ: ਹੋਂਸ਼ੂ
پنجابی: ھونشو
Tok Pisin: Honshu
polski: Honsiu
português: Honshu
română: Honshu
Runa Simi: Honshu
русский: Хонсю
саха тыла: Хонсү
Scots: Honshu
Seeltersk: Honshū
shqip: Honshū
සිංහල: හොන්ෂූ
slovenčina: Honšu
slovenščina: Honšu
Soomaaliga: Honshu
کوردی: ھۆنشوو
српски / srpski: Хоншу
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Honshu
Basa Sunda: Honshū
suomi: Honshū
svenska: Honshu
Tagalog: Honshū
தமிழ்: ஒன்சூ
Taqbaylit: Honcu
татарча/tatarça: Хонсю
Türkçe: Honshū
українська: Хонсю
اردو: ہونشو
ئۇيغۇرچە / Uyghurche: خونسيو ئارىلى
Tiếng Việt: Honshu
文言: 本州
Winaray: Honshu
吴语: 本州岛
ייִדיש: האנשו
粵語: 本州
Zazaki: Honshū
žemaitėška: Huonšiū
中文: 本州