seaport on the S coast of Honshu, Japan, on the Inland Sea
A city of southern Honshu, Japan, on Osaka Bay southwest of Kyoto. A port and manufacturing center, it was almost entirely rebuilt after World War II. The city was badly damaged by an earthquake in 1995.
From Japanese 神戸 (こうべ, Kōbe).
Proper nounSee also: Kobe
- a city and capital of Hyōgo prefecture, Japan