What does fukuoka mean?

Definitions for fukuokaˌfu kuˈoʊ kə

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Fukuoka(noun)

    a city in southern Japan on Kyushu


  1. Fukuoka(ProperNoun)

    The capital city of Fukuoka prefecture, Japan.


  1. Fukuoka

    Fukuoka is the capital city of Fukuoka Prefecture and is situated on the northern shore of the island of Kyushu in Japan. Ranked 12th of the world's most livable cities in the magazine Monocle in 2012, Fukuoka was praised for its green spaces in a metropolitan setting. It is the most populous city in Kyushu, followed by Kitakyushu. It is the largest city and metropolitan area west of Keihanshin. The city was designated on April 1, 1972, by government ordinance. Greater Fukuoka, with 2.5 million people, is part of the heavily industrialized Fukuoka–Kitakyushu zone as well as Northern Kyushu. As of July 2011 Fukuoka is Japan's 6th largest city, having passed the population of Kyoto. This marks the first time that a city west of the Kinki region has a larger population than Kyoto since the founding of Kyoto in 794. In ancient times, however, the area near Fukuoka, the Chikushi region, was thought to be perhaps even more influential than the Yamato region.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fukuoka in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fukuoka in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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