日本人

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Chinese[edit]

the sun's origin; where the sun originates; Japan man; person; people
simp. and trad.
(日本人)
日本

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

日本人

  1. Japanese person

Synonyms[edit]

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  • 㗎仔 (Cantonese, pejorative, ethnic slur)
  • 日人 (rìrén) (literary)
  • 日本仔 (Philippines, Hokkien, racial slur in Cantonese)

Related terms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 1
ほん
Grade: 1
じん
Grade: 1
on’yomi

Etymology[edit]

From 日本(にほん) (Nihon, Japan) + Sino-Japanese (じん) (jin, person).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

日本人(にほんじん) or 日本人(にっぽんじん) (nihonjin or nipponjin)

  1. a Japanese person, Japanese people

See also[edit]


Korean[edit]

Noun[edit]

日本人 (ilbonin) (hangeul 일본인)

  1. Hanja form? of 일본인 (a Japanese person).