Himeji
geographical name city Japan in W Honshu population 454,360

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Himeji — shi (姫路市) VUe de Himeji à partir du château Administration Pays Japon Région Kansai Préfecture …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Himeji — shi 姫路市 Geographische Lage in Japan …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • HIMEJI — Himeji (458 000 hab. en 1991; préfecture de Hy 拏go) occupe le cœur de la plaine de Harima sur le littoral de la mer Intérieure du Ch goku (région occidentale de l’île nippone de Honsh ). Vieux centre historique, Himeji est doté de la plus belle… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Himeji —   [ dʒ ], Himedschi, Stadt im Westen von Honshū, Japan, in der Himejiebene, 471 000 Einwohner; bedeutende Eisen und Stahl , ferner petrolchemische, elektrotechnische, Leder , Textil , Nahrungsmittelindustrie; Hafen Hirohata an der Ijimündung.  … …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Himeji — Himeji, Hauptstadt der japan. Provinz Harima, im südlichen Nippon, am rechten Ufer der Jehikawa etwas oberhalb ihrer Mündung ins Meer, Station der Eisenbahn Osaka Okayama, Knotenpunkt dreier Hauptstraßen. von denen eine zu den wichtigen… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Himeji — [hē′me jē΄] city on the S coast of Honshu, Japan, near Kobe: pop. 462,000 …   English World dictionary

  • Himeji — /hee me jee /, n. a city on SW Honshu, in S Japan, W of Kobe. 446,255. * * * ▪ Japan  city, southwestern Hyōgo ken (prefecture), western Honshu, Japan. It is situated west of Kōbe, near the Inland Sea. It developed as a castle town around the… …   Universalium

  • Himeji — Original name in latin Himeji Name in other language Hime, Himedi, Himeji, Himezi, Khimehdzi, himeji si, hymyjy, ji lu shi, Химэдзи State code JP Continent/City Asia/Tokyo longitude 34.81667 latitude 134.7 altitude 8 Population 481493 Date 2012… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • himeji — hə̇ˈmājē adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: from Himeji, Japan : of or from the city of Himeji, Japan : of the kind or style prevalent in Himeji * * * /hee me jee /, n. a city on SW Honshu, in S Japan, W of Kobe. 446,255 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Himeji — ► C. de Japón, en el O de la isla de Hondo, prefectura de Hyogo; 454 360 h …   Enciclopedia Universal

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