Wakayama

Wakayama Prefecture is a prefecture of located in the of . Wakayama Prefecture has a population of 944,320 and has a geographic area of 4,724 square kilometres.
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is the capital of prefecture, . Photo: 663highland, CC BY-SA 2.5.

is a city located in Wakayama Prefecture, . Photo: 663highland, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in Wakayama Prefecture. This article covers the main beachside city; the distant mountain district of is treated in a separate article. Photo: Antilovsky, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Shingū is a city located in Wakayama Prefecture, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

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Mount Kōya is a mountain in Wakayama prefecture to the south of , , primarily known as the headquarters of the Shingon sect of Japanese Buddhism. Photo: Fabimaru, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small coastal town in Wakayama Prefecture in the region of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is on the western coast of Wakayama prefecture, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

is a town located in , Wakayama Prefecture, . Photo: Douglaspperkins, CC BY 4.0.

is a mountain village in . Photo: Douglaspperkins, CC BY 4.0.

Wakayama

Latitude of center
33.9167° or 33° 55' north
Longitude of center
135.4167° or 135° 25' east
Population
990,000
Elevation
325 metres (1066 feet)
Geo­Names ID
1848938

Also Known As

  • Achinese: Prefektur Wakayama
  • Afar: Vakayamа
  • Afrikaans: Wakayama-prefektuur
  • Afrikaans: Wakayama Prefektuur
  • Arabic: Wakayama
  • Arabic: محافظة واكاياما
  • Arabic: واكاياما
  • Armenian: Վակայամա
  • Asturian: Wakayama (Xapón)
  • Asturian: Wakayama (prefeutura)
  • Asturian: Wakayama
  • Asturian: prefeutura de Wakayama
  • Azerbaijani: Vakayama
  • Azerbaijani: Vakayama prefekturası
  • Bashkir: Вакаяма (префектура)
  • Basque: Wakayama
  • Belarusian: Вакаяма (прэфектура)
  • Belarusian: Вакаяма
  • Belarusian: прэфектура Вакаяма
  • Bengali: ওয়াকায়ামা প্রশাসনিক অঞ্চল
  • Bulgarian: Вакаяма
  • Catalan: Prefectura de Wakayama
  • Cebuano: Wakayama-ken
  • Central Kurdish: واکایاما
  • Chechen: Вакаяма (префектура)
  • Chechen: Вакаяма
  • Chinese: Wakayama-koān
  • Chinese: 和歌山县
  • Chinese: 和歌山縣
  • Croatian: Wakayama
  • Czech: Prefektura Wakajama
  • Danish: Wakayama-præfekturet
  • Dutch: Wakayama
  • English: Wakayama Prefecture
  • Esperanto: Gubernio Vakajamo
  • Esperanto: Gubernio Ŭakajama
  • Esperanto: Vakajama
  • Esperanto: Ŭakajama-prefektujo
  • Esperanto: Ŭakajama
  • Esperanto: Ŭakajama prefektujo
  • Estonian: Wakayama prefektuur
  • Finnish: Wakayaman prefektuuri
  • French: Préfecture de Wakayama
  • French: Wakayama
  • Galician: Prefectura de Wakayama
  • Georgian: ვაკაიამის პრეფექტურა
  • German: JP-30
  • German: Präfektur Wakayama
  • German: Wakayama
  • German: Wakayama-ken
  • Greek: Γουακαγιάμα
  • Gujarati: વાકાયામા પ્રીફેકચર
  • Hakka Chinese: Wakayama-yen
  • Hausa: Wakayama-yen
  • Hebrew: וקאיאמה
  • Hindi: वकायामा प्रान्त
  • Hungarian: Vakajama prefektúra
  • Iloko: Prepektura ti Wakayama
  • Iloko: Wakayama
  • Indonesian: Prefektur Wakayama
  • Irish: Maoracht Wakayama
  • Italian: Prefettura di Wakayama
  • Italian: prefettura di Wakayama
  • Japanese: わかやま
  • Japanese: わかやまけん
  • Japanese: ワカヤマ
  • Japanese: ワカヤマケン
  • Japanese: 和歌山
  • Japanese: 和歌山県
  • Japanese: 西紀州
  • Javanese: Prefektur Wakayama
  • Javanese: Préfèktur Wakayama
  • Kannada: ವಕಾಯಾಮಾ ಪ್ರಿಫೆಕ್ಚರ್
  • Kara-Kalpak: Vakayamа
  • Korean: 와카야마 현
  • Korean: 와카야마현
  • Lao: Prepektura ti Wakayama
  • Latin: Vacaiama
  • Latin: Wakayama
  • Latin: Wakayamaënsis
  • Latvian: Vakajamas prefektūra
  • Literary Chinese: 和歌山縣
  • Lithuanian: Vakajama prefektūra
  • Lithuanian: Vakajamos prefektūra
  • Lithuanian: Wakayama prefektūra
  • Macedonian: Вакајама
  • Malay: Wakayama
  • Malay: Wilayah Wakayama
  • Marathi: वाकायामा
  • Min Dong Chinese: Wakayama-gâing
  • Min Nan Chinese: Wakayama-koān
  • Min Nan Chinese: Wakayama-kōan
  • Min Nan Chinese: Wakayama Koān
  • Mongolian: Вакаяма
  • Northern Frisian: Wakayama (Prefektüür)
  • Northern Frisian: Wakayama
  • Northern Sami: Wakayama prefektuvra
  • Norwegian: Wakayama
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Wakayama
  • Persian: استان واکایاما
  • Polish: Prefektura Wakayama
  • Portuguese: Wakayama
  • Romanian: Prefectura Wakayama
  • Russian: Вакаяма
  • Scots: Wakayama Prefectur
  • Serbian: Prefektura Vakajama
  • Serbian: Вакајама
  • Serbian: Префектура Вакајама
  • Serbo-Croatian: Prefektura Vakajama
  • Serbo-Croatian: Prefektura Wakayama
  • Serbo-Croatian: Vakajama
  • Serbo-Croatian: Wakayama
  • Sinhala: වකයාමා ප්‍රාන්තය
  • Slovak: Wakajama
  • South Azerbaijani: واکایاما اوستانی
  • Spanish: Prefectura de Wakayama
  • Spanish: Wakayama
  • Spanish: Wakayama Japon
  • Spanish: Wakayama Japón
  • Sundanese: Wakayama Prefecture
  • Swahili: Mkoa wa Wakayama
  • Swedish: Wakayama
  • Swedish: Wakayama prefektur
  • Tagalog: Prepektura ng Wakayama
  • Tagalog: Prepekturang Wakayama
  • Tagalog: Wakayama Prefecture
  • Tajik: Prefekturai Vakajama
  • Tajik: Префектураи Вакаяма
  • Tamil: வாக்கயமா ப்ரீபெக்ட்டுறே
  • Tatar: Вакаяма (префектура)
  • Tatar: Вакаяма
  • Telugu: వకాయామా ప్రిఫెక్చర్
  • Thai: จังหวัดวะกะยะมะ
  • Thai: จังหวัดวากายามะ
  • Turkish: Wakayama
  • Turkish: Wakayama prefektörlüğü
  • Turkmen: Vakaýama
  • Ukrainian: Вакаяма
  • Ukrainian: Префектура Вакаяма
  • Urdu: واکایاما پریفیکچر
  • Vietnamese: Hòa Ca Sơn Huyện
  • Vietnamese: Tỉnh Wakayama
  • Vietnamese: Wakayama
  • Waray (Philippines): Wakayama
  • Waray (Philippines): Wakayama Prefecture
  • Welsh: Wakayama-ken
  • Welsh: Wakayama
  • Western Panjabi: ضلع واکایاما
  • Wu Chinese: 和歌山县
  • Yue Chinese: 和歌山
  • Yue Chinese: 和歌山县
  • Yue Chinese: 和歌山縣
  • Wakayama Ken
  • Wakaýama

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