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The Yamatai was the strongest country in Wa, beginning from the early 2nd century to the end of the 3rd century. The Wei Zhi Worenshuan which is a Chinese text tells about this country. Yamatai came into being when about 30 smaller parts of Japan of that time united under a queen named Himiko. And Yamatai is famous for as trading with Wei is a Chinese dynasty. No one knows the location of the Yamatai. Some archaeologists dispute whether the Yamatai Kingdom was located in northern Kyushu or the central Kinki region.