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Chiba can refer to:

1. The city of Chiba in the Chiba Prefecture

2. The Chiba Prefecture

3. A Japanese family name (written as 千葉 or as 地場) People who have the family name include:

Fictional characters who have the family name include:

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NodeWorks - Encyclopedia: Chiba Prefecture (472 words)
Chiba Prefecture was established on June 15, 1873 with the merger of Kisarazu Prefecture and Inba Prefecture.
Chiba borders Ibaraki Prefecture to the north at the Tone River, Tokyo and Saitama Prefecture to the west at the Edo River, the Pacific Ocean to the east and Tokyo Bay around its southern boundary.
Chiba's population is one of the wealthiest in Japan due to the prefecture's strong commercial and industrial sectors.
AllRefer.com - Chiba, Japan (Japanese Political Geography) - Encyclopedia (193 words)
It was the residence of the Chiba daimyo from the 12th to the 16th cent.
Shinto shrines and Buddhist temples are popular attractions in S Chiba.
Chiba, the port of Choshi, and Funabashi are the major cities.
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