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Yamagata prefecture


Yamagata prefectural symbol
Capital:Yamagata[?]
Region:Tohoku
Island:Honshu
Population:1,240,877
(Oct. 1, 2000)
Area:9,323.34 km2
Municipalities:44

Yamagata prefecture (山形県; Yamagata-ken) is located in the Tohoku region on Honshu island, Japan. Its capital is Yamagata[?].

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