osaka osaka  /oʊ ˈsɑ kə/

Definition(s):

  • (n) port city on southern Honshu on Osaka Bay; a commercial and industrial center of Japan

News

  1. S.F. Official Tells Japanese Mayor Who Defended Wartime Sex Slavery He's Unwelcome Here

    Osaka, Japan Mayor Toru Hashimoto was scheduled to visit San Fransisco on July 11. The planned trip, however, drew much controversy because Hashimoto had recently said something horrible and stu...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: SF Weekly Blogs

  2. Restaurant owners indicted for evading taxes, employing illegals

    CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCIV) -- The owners of the Osaka Japanese and Chinese restaurant on Folly Road are facing federal charges.According to a federal indictment, Dao Ping Lin is charged with failure to truthfully
    on June 11, 2013     Source: ABC News 4 Charleston

  3. Osaka mayor offers airport for Marine's Osprey training

    The Japanese government said this week it will study whether Marine Corps Osprey aircraft can train in Osaka after the city’s controversial mayor offered up a local airport for exercises.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Stars and Stripes

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Quotes

  1. "I don't actually remember that much about that match. I know it was cold and wet and whatever. I got through it," Stosur said. "We also played the final of the tournament in Osaka at the end of the year, last year, as well. I could probably...
    on Jun 3, 2010 By: Samantha Stosur Source: Herald Sun

  2. "If one day Didier has a clear situation in his life with his club - which is a club I love - and he is on his way out and I am Inter coach, Gamba Osaka coach, Red Bulls coach or whatever coach, everyone knows he's one of my men," Mourinho told...
    on Dec 18, 2008 By: Jose Mourinho Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "Today I ran like I should have done at the worlds," Powell said. "At Osaka I was too tense, I was thinking about the race and the time I had to set. Instead here I was relaxed."
    on Sep 10, 2007 By: Asafa Powell Source: Washington Post

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