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Major Cities

主要都市
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Yokohama
横浜 横浜
Yokohama
横浜 横浜
Yokohama
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Nagoya
名古屋 名古屋
Nagoya
名古屋 名古屋
Nagoya
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Kobe
神戸 神戸
Kobe
神戸 神戸
Kobe
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Tokyo
東京 東京
Tokyo
東京 東京
Tokyo
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Kyoto
京都 京都
Kyoto
京都 京都
Kyoto
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Osaka
大阪 大阪
Osaka
大阪 大阪
Osaka
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Sapporo
札幌 札幌
Sapporo
札幌 札幌
Sapporo
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Fukuoka
福岡 福岡
Fukuoka
福岡 福岡
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Hiroshima
広島 広島
Hiroshima
広島 広島
Hiroshima
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Nagasaki
長崎 長崎
Nagasaki
長崎 長崎
Nagasaki
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avatar JapanesePod101.com Tuesday at 4:01 pm

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Culture Class: Essential Japanese Vocabulary - Cities
https://www.japanesepod101.com/2013/06/17/culture-class-essential-japanese-vocabulary-12-cities/

avatar JapanesePod101.com Saturday at 8:49 pm

Barry san,
Konnichiwa.
You always can write shi.
However, those cities above are famous, almost all Japanese people should know about them.
That is the reason shi is omitted here.

Yuki 由紀
Team JapanesePod101.com

avatar Barry Sunday at 7:37 pm

Hello,

According to Wikipedia after the name of many Cities comes shi / 市 example: Nagasaki-shi / 長崎市.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nagasaki

When do you write shi / 市 and when is it not necessary?

Kind regards,

avatar JapanesePod101.com Wednesday at 5:03 pm

Winfried Huslik san,
Konnichiwa.
Thank you for the post.
Yuki 由紀
Team JapanesePod101.com

avatar Winfried Huslik Monday at 8:04 am

Only 8 of the ten cities have a Japanese pronunciation