List of city nicknames in Japan

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Cities by prefecture[edit]

Aichi[edit]

Akita[edit]

Aomori[edit]

Chiba[edit]

Ehime[edit]

Fukui[edit]

Fukuoka[edit]

Fukushima[edit]

Gifu[edit]

Gunma[edit]

Hiroshima[edit]

Hokkaidō[edit]

Hyōgo[edit]

Ibaraki[edit]

Ishikawa[edit]

Iwate[edit]

Kagawa[edit]

Kagoshima[edit]

Kanagawa[edit]

Kōchi[edit]

Kumamoto[edit]

Kyoto[edit]

Mie[edit]

Miyagi[edit]

Miyazaki[edit]

Nagano[edit]

Nagasaki[edit]

  • Nagasaki
    • City of Peace
    • City of Hills (City of Slopes)
    • City of Lights
    • City of Streetcars
    • Naples of the Orient (Naples of Japan)
  • Iki (Iki Island)

Nara[edit]

Niigata[edit]

Ōita[edit]

Okayama[edit]

Okinawa[edit]

Osaka[edit]

Saga[edit]

Saitama[edit]

Shiga[edit]

Shimane[edit]

Shizuoka[edit]

Tochigi[edit]

Tokushima[edit]

Tokyo[edit]

Tottori[edit]

Toyama[edit]

Wakayama[edit]

Yamagata[edit]

Yamaguchi[edit]

Yamanashi[edit]

Cities referred to as Little Kyoto, by region[edit]

In Japanese Little Kyoto (小京都?, Sho-Kyoto).

Tōhoku[edit]

Kantō, Kōshinetsu[edit]

Chūbu (Hokuriku, Tōkai)[edit]

Kinki[edit]

Chūgoku (San'in, San'yō)[edit]

Shikoku[edit]

Kyūshū[edit]

Cities referred to as Little Edo, by region[edit]

In Japanese Little Edo (小江戸?, Ko-Edo).

Kantō[edit]

Tōkai[edit]

Kinki[edit]

See also[edit]