About the Kahoku City Emblem and Logo

Kahoku City Emblem


 Meaning: Modeled after the character which forms the first syllable of Kahoku (か)("ka" in Japanese), the logo depicts a blue wave which represents the Sea of Japan, and the green parts on the left, right, and top look as if they are growing outward, representing Kahoku's progress and advancement as a city.


Kahoku City Logo


The three lines represent the three former towns in the image of the wind. The warm color tone hopes to capture the image of Kahoku embracing its dreams.

Translation: Keen wind, strong dreams; Kahoku