Inaba Province

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Map of Japanese provinces (1868) with Inaba Province highlighted

Inaba Province (因幡国 Inaba-no kuni?) was an old province of Japan in the area that is today the eastern part of Tottori Prefecture.[1] It was sometimes called Inshū (因州?). Inaba bordered on Harima, Hōki, Mimasaka, and Tajima Provinces.

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The ancient capital, and the castle town, were at Tottori city. Ube jinja was designated as the chief Shinto shrine (ichinomiya) for the province. [2]

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Media related to Inaba Province at Wikimedia Commons

Coordinates: 35°24′42″N 134°11′44″E / 35.41167°N 134.19556°E / 35.41167; 134.19556