Wakayama Prefectur

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Wakayama Prefectur
Japanese transcription(s)
 • Japanese 和歌山県
 • Rōmaji Wakayama-ken

Seembol o Wakayama Prefectur
Kintra Japan
Region Kansai
Island Honshū
Caipital Wakayama
Government
 • Govrenor Yoshinobu Nisaka
Area
 • Total 4,725.67 km2 (1,824.59 sq mi)
Area rank 30th
Population (Aprile 1, 2012)
 • Total 989,983
 • Rank 39t
 • Density 209.49/km2 (542.6/sq mi)
ISO 3166 code JP-30
Destricts 6
Municipalities 30
Flower Ume blossom (Prunus mume)
Tree Ubame oak (Quercus phillyraeoides)
Bird Japanese white-eye (Zosterops japonica)
Website www.wakayama.lg.jp/
english/

Wakayama Prefectur (和歌山県 Wakayama-ken?) is a prefectur o Japan locatit on the Kii Peninsula in the Kansai region on Honshū island.[1] The caipital is the ceety o Wakayama.[2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Nussbaum, Louis-Frédéric. (2005). "Wakayama prefecture" in Japan Encyclopedia, p. 1026 at Google Books; "Kansai" in p. 477 at Google Books.
  2. Nussbaum, "Wakayama" in p. 1025 at Google Books.