Okinawa articles on Wikipedia
Okinawa Prefecture
"Okinawa" redirects here. For other uses, see Okinawa (disambiguation). Okinawa Prefecture (Japanese: 沖縄県, Hepburn: Okinawa-ken?, Okinawan: ウチナーチン Uchinaa-chin)
Apr 16th 2017



Okinawa, Okinawa
article is about Okinawa-CityOkinawa City. For-Okinawa-IslandFor Okinawa-IslandOkinawa Island, see Okinawa-IslandOkinawa Island. For other uses, see Okinawa (disambiguation). Okinawa (沖縄市, Okinawa-shi?, Japanese: [okinawa])
Mar 27th 2017



Battle of Okinawa
For the film, see Battle of Okinawa (film). The Battle of Okinawa (Japanese: 沖縄戦, Hepburn: Okinawa-sen?) (Okinawan: 沖縄戦, translit. Uchinaa ikusa),
Apr 26th 2017



Okinawa Island
Okinawa-IslandOkinawa Island (沖縄本島, Okinawa-hontō?, alternatively 沖縄島 Okinawa-jima; Okinawan: 沖縄/うちなー Uchinaa or 地下/じじ jiji; Kunigami: ふちなー Fuchinaa) is the largest
Apr 20th 2017



Kumejima, Okinawa
KumejimaKumejima-chō?, Okinawan: Kumishima) is a town located in Shimajiri District, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. The town consists of the islands of Kume, Ōjima, Ōhajima
Mar 22nd 2017



Ie, Okinawa
Kunigami: Ii, Okinawan: Ii (伊江?)) is a village located in Kunigami District, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. The village lies on the island of Iejima. As of October
Apr 8th 2017



Motobu, Okinawa
Kunigami and Okinawan: Mutubu) is a town located in Kunigami District, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. As of October 2016, the town has an estimated population
Apr 1st 2017



Kunigami, Okinawa
Kunjan) is a village in Kunigami District, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. It occupies the north tip of Okinawa Island, with the East China Sea to the west
Mar 24th 2017



Haebaru, Okinawa
Haebaru-chō?, Okinawan: Feebaru) is a town located in Shimajiri District, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. As of 2016, the town has an estimated population of
Mar 20th 2017



Kin, Okinawa
Kin-chō?, Kunigami & Okinawan: Chin) is a town located in Kunigami District, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. In October 2016, the town had an estimated population
Apr 6th 2017



Nakijin, Okinawa
Nachizin, Okinawan: Nachijin) is a village located in Kunigami District, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the village has an estimated population
Mar 24th 2017



Onna, Okinawa
Onna-son?, Okinawan: Unna) is a village located in Kunigami District, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. As of 2013, the village had an estimated population
Mar 24th 2017



Kadena, Okinawa
Kadena-chō?, Okinawan: Kadina) is a town located in Nakagami District, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. As of October 2016, the town had an estimated population
Mar 20th 2017



Okinawa Open
The Okinawa Open was a men's professional golf tournament that was co-sanctioned by the Asian Tour and the Japan Golf Tour. It was played each December
Mar 21st 2017



Aguni, Okinawa
Aguni (粟国村, Aguni-son?) is a village located in Shimajiri District, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. The village occupies the entirety of Aguni Island. As of
Apr 4th 2017



Ginoza, Okinawa
Ginoza-son?, Okinawan: Jinuza) is a village located in Kunigami District, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. As of 2013 the village had a population of 5,544 and
Apr 7th 2017



Minamidaitō, Okinawa
Shimajiri District, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. Minamidaitōjima is located approximately 360 kilometres (220 mi) east of Okinawa Island. Minamidaitō covers
Apr 5th 2017



Kunigami District, Okinawa
in Okinawa-PrefectureOkinawa Prefecture, Japan. Roughly translated, kunigami means "head of the country", referring to its northern location on the island of Okinawa. Compare
Oct 11th 2015



Tonaki, Okinawa
Tonaki-son?, Okinawan: Tunachi) is a village located in Shimajiri District, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. The village consists of Tonaki Island and the uninhabited
Mar 22nd 2017



Higashi, Okinawa
Okinawan: Agarijima (東島?)) is a village located in Kunigami District, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. As of 2016, the village has an estimated population
Mar 24th 2017



Itoman, Okinawa
Okinawan: Ichuman) is a city located in Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. The city sits at the southern tip of Okinawa Island. As of April 2013, the city has
Apr 15th 2017



Tarama, Okinawa
, Miyako & Okinawan: Tarama) is a village located in Miyako District, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. The village consists of Tarama Island and Minna Island
Jan 14th 2017



Shimajiri District, Okinawa
District (島尻郡, Shimajiri-gun?, Okinawan: Shimajiri) is a district located in Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. Modern translation of Shimajiri means "Butt of the island"
Apr 20th 2015



Kitanakagusuku, Okinawa
(北中城村, Kitanakagusuku-son?) is a village located in Nakagami District, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. As of 2016[update], the village has an estimated population
Mar 21st 2017



1971 Okinawa Reversion Agreement
The Okinawa Reversion Agreement (JapaneseJapanese: 沖縄返還協定, Hepburn: Okinawahenkan kyōtei?) is an agreement between the Japan and the United States in which the
Mar 30th 2017



Tokashiki, Okinawa
Tokashiki (渡嘉敷村, Tokashiki-son?) is a village located in the Kerama Islands in Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. It includes 10 islands, of which only two, Tokashiki
Apr 5th 2017



Okinawa Social Mass Party
Okinawa-Social-Mass-PartyOkinawa Social Mass Party (沖縄社会大衆党, Okinawa-Shakai-TaishOkinawa Shakai Taishū-tō?) is a local political party in Okinawa, Japan. The party's name is abbreviated as Social
Dec 4th 2016



Okinawa Television
Okinawa Television Broadcasting Co., Ltd. (沖縄テレビ放送株式会社, Okinawa Terebi Hōsō Kabushiki-Gaisha?), also known as OTV, is a Japanese broadcast network affiliated
Jan 8th 2017



Okinawa Electric Power Company
The Okinawa Electric Power Company, Incorporated (沖縄電力株式会社, Okinawa Denryoku Kabushiki-gaisha?), OEPC or Okiden (沖電?) for short, is an electric utility
Sep 14th 2016



Okinawa Actors School
Okinawa-Actors-SchoolOkinawa Actors School (沖縄アクターズスクール, Okinawa-AkutOkinawa Akutāzu Sukūru?) is a school in Ginowan, Okinawa which has another branch in Osaka. It was founded in 1983
Sep 22nd 2016



Ginowan, Okinawa
Ginowan (宜野湾市, Ginowan-shi?, Okinawan: Jinoon) is a city located in Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. As of 2012, the city has an estimated population of 94
Feb 9th 2017



Urasoe, Okinawa
Urasoe (浦添市, Urasoe-shi?, Okinawan: Urashii) is a city located in Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. The neighboring municipalities are Naha to the south, Ginowan
Apr 6th 2017



Okinawa-Kyokuryū-kai
Okinawa-Kyokuryu">The Okinawa-KyokuryOkinawa Kyokuryu-kai (沖縄旭琉会, Okinawa-KyokuryOkinawa Kyokuryū-kai?) is a yakuza criminal organization based on the Okinawa island of Japan. A designated yakuza group
Nov 15th 2016



Chatan, Okinawa
Chatan-chō?, Okinawan: Chatan) is a town located in Nakagami District, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. As of October 2016 the town had an estimated population
Mar 26th 2017



Governor of Okinawa Prefecture
The-GovernorThe Governor of Okinawa-PrefectureOkinawa Prefecture (沖縄県知事, Okinawa-ken chiji?) is the head of the local government in Okinawa-PrefectureOkinawa Prefecture. The governor's official residence
Mar 18th 2017



Nakagusuku, Okinawa
Nakagusuku-son?, Okinawan: Nakagushiku) is a village located in Nakagami District, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. As of 2016, the village has an estimated population
Mar 22nd 2017



Yaese, Okinawa
Yaese (八重瀬町, Yaese-chō?) is a town located in Shimajiri District, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. Yaese was formed on January 1, 2006 by a merger between the
Mar 20th 2017



Nishihara, Okinawa
This article is about the town in Okinawa Prefecture. For the village in Kumamoto-PrefectureKumamoto Prefecture, see Nishihara, Kumamoto. Nishihara (西原町, Nishihara-chō?
Mar 20th 2017



Okinawa soba
Okinawa soba (沖縄そば?) is a type of noodle soup produced in Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. Okinawa soba is a regional collective trademark of The Okinawa Noodle
Sep 16th 2016



Kitadaitō, Okinawa
of the islands of Kitadaitōjima and Okidaitōjima of Shimajiri District, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. As of October 2016, the village has an estimated population
Apr 5th 2017



Iheya, Okinawa
also known as Kushijii (後地?)) is a village located in Shimajiri District, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. It encompasses the island of Iheya. As of October 2016
Mar 21st 2017



Katsuren, Okinawa
Katsuren (勝連町, Katsuren-chō?) was a town located in Nakagami District, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. It is on the Katsuren Peninsula. It was founded around
Mar 31st 2017



Rail transport in Okinawa
In-2005In 2005, the Okinawa Monorail is the only rail line providing rail transportation in Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. In the past, Okinawa Island had railroad
Jun 21st 2016



Okinawa Prefectural Railways
Okinawa Prefectural Railways (沖縄県営鉄道, Okinawa Ken'ei Tetsudō?) was the railway operated by the Okinawa Prefectural Government on Okinawa Island from 1914
May 18th 2014



Yonabaru, Okinawa
Yunabaru) is a town in Shimajiri District, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. It is located at the southern end of Okinawa Island, on the east coast, overlooking
Apr 4th 2017



Izena, Okinawa
known as Meejii (前地?)) is a village occupying Izena Island in the north of Okinawa Prefecture, Japan (though administered as part of Shimajiri District).
Mar 21st 2017



Yaeyama District, Okinawa
Yaeyama-gun?, Yaeyama: Yaima, Okinawan: Eema) is a district located in Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. The district covers all of the Yaeyama Islands except
Sep 29th 2015



Kenchō-mae Station (Okinawa)
Kenchō-Mae-eki?) is one a railway station on the Okinawa Monorail in Naha, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. Okinawa Monorail Coordinates: 26°12′52″N 127°40′44″E
Dec 23rd 2015



Okinawa Prefecture Government Building
Okinawa-Prefecture-Government-Building">The Okinawa Prefecture Government Building (JapaneseJapanese: 沖縄県庁舎, Hepburn: OkinawakenchOkinawakenchōsha?) is one of the tallest buildings in Naha City, Okinawa, Japan,
Aug 6th 2016



Miyakojima, Okinawa
Okinawan: Naaku) is a city jurisdiction located on several islands in Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. The modern city of Miyakojima was established on October
Mar 17th 2017





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