Proper Noun

  • A group of islands in Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. It lies a few hundred kilometres east of Taipei, Taiwan.
  • The Miyako language of the island, one of several Ryūkyūan languages.
  • city Iwate (prefecture) Japan (country). The city was founded in February of 1941.
  • A female given name from Japanese


  • From Japanese 宮古島
  • From Japanese 宮古市

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