the southernmost of the four main islands of Japan; contains coal fields
The third largest of Japan's islands
Origin: From 九州.
Kyushu is the third largest island of Japan and most southwesterly of its four main islands. Its alternate ancient names include Kyūkoku, Chinzei, and Tsukushi-no-shima. The historical regional name Saikaidō referred to Kyushu and its surrounding islands. In the 8th century Taihō Code reforms, Dazaifu was established as a special administrative term for the region. As of 2006, Kyushu has a population of 13,231,995 and covers 35,640 square kilometres.
The numerical value of kyushu in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of kyushu in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Images & Illustrations of kyushu
Find a translation for the kyushu definition in other languages:
Select another language: