Sendai is the largest city, with around 1 million people, in the region of 's island. Sendai is divided into five districts: Aoba-ku, Izumi-ku, Miyagino-ku, Taihaku-ku and Wakabayashi-ku.

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  • Location: , , , ,
  • Population: 1,060,000
  • IATA airport code: SDJ
  • Latitude: 38° 16' (38.2667°) north
  • Longitude: 140° 52' (140.8667°) east
  • Elevation: 53 meters (174 feet)
  • Wikidata: Sendai
  • Wikimedia Commons: Sendai, Miyagi

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Other Names for Sendai

French: Sendai, German: Sendai, Italian: Sendai, Japanese: せんだい, Japanese: せんだいし, Japanese: センダイ, Japanese: センダイシ, Japanese: 仙台, Japanese: 仙台市, Portuguese: Sendai, Russian: Сендай, Spanish: Sendai, Sendai-shi, Sendaishi

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