Yamagata

biographical name
Ya·​ma·​ga·​ta | \ ˌyä-mə-ˈgä-tə How to pronounce Yamagata (audio) \

Definition of Yamagata

Prince Aritomo 1838–1922 Japanese general and statesman

More from Merriam-Webster on Yamagata

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with Yamagata

Comments on Yamagata

What made you want to look up Yamagata? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

showing great care, attention, and effort

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Finance Words Quiz

  • a-piggy-bank
  • The etymology of mortgage is related most closely to which two words?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!