Definition of 府

  • borough
  • urban prefecture
  • govt office
  • representative body
  • storehouse


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)

Popular Words With This Kanji

政府, せいふ

government, administration

府, ふ

(metropolitan) prefecture (of Osaka and Kyoto), the centre or seat (of) (center), (government) office

都道府県, とどうふけん

administrative divisions of Japan: Tokyo-to, Hokkai-do, Osaka-fu, Kyoto-fu and remaining prefectures

府警, ふけい

prefectural police

府中, ふちゅう

provincial capital (under the ritsuryo system), provincial office, public place of imperial rule

総理府, そうりふ

Prime Minister's office, PMO

府立, ふりつ

managed by an urban prefecture

府県, ふけん


幕府, ばくふ

bakufu, shogunate

立法府, りっぽうふ

assize, court, legislature

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