日本人

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Chinese[edit]

the sun's origin; where the sun originates man; person; people
simp. and trad.
(日本人)
日本
alternative forms 日本儂日本侬 Min Nan

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

日本人

  1. Japanese person

Synonyms[edit]

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
にち > にっ
Grade: 1
ほん > ぽん
Grade: 1
じん
Grade: 1
goon kan’on
Kanji in this term
にち > に
Grade: 1
ほん
Grade: 1
じん
Grade: 1
Irregular goon kan’on
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Etymology[edit]

日本 (Japan) +‎ (citizen; native)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

()(ほん)(じん) or (にっ)(ぽん)(じん) (Nihonjin or Nipponjin

  1. a Japanese person

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

Korean[edit]

Noun[edit]

日本人 (ilbonin) (hangeul 일본인)

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