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Japan - 日本国

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The National Symbol of Japan The National Flag Location

Administrative division

Japan consists of forty-seven prefectures. Each prefecture is further divided into cities, towns and villages.


As fas as I know no civic arms have been used in the country, but the country uses a special system of mons seal-like symbols).