Definition of "kamakura" []

  • A city in central Japan, on S Honshu: famous for its Great Buddha (Daibutsu), a 13th-century bronze, 15 m (49 ft) high. Pop: 169 714 (2002 est) (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "kamakura" in a sentence
  • "On your second day, there's something to be said for going to Kamakura (city., the leafy, temple-filled mini-Kyoto that's only an hour away from Tokyo by train."
  • "My family's adventure at kamakura, Japanwww."
  • "i don't remember cherry blossom festivals in our neighborhood in yokosuka. but in 1989, we went to nearby kamakura during cherry blossom season. there is a large, ancient temple there, and a lot of tourists came. one of my favorite photos is of my husband and 22-month-old son under a forest of cherry blossoms."