Osakan

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Osaka +‎ -an

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

Osakan (comparative more Osakan, superlative most Osakan)

  1. Of, relating to, from, or characteristic of Osaka in Japan.

Noun[edit]

Osakan (plural Osakans)

  1. An inhabitant or native of Osaka.
    • 1987 June 7, Amanda Mayer Stinchecum, “Shopper's World: Osaka's Flavorful Feast of Noodles”, in The New York Times[1]:
      Osakans boast of this passion, noting that they are unlike the people of nearby Kyoto, who discreetly spend their money on luxurious clothes and furnishings.
    • 2005 October 9, Ken Belson, “Going to Osaka”, in The New York Times[2]:
      Indeed, Osakans are some of the most voracious eaters of the fish, which come from local waters.

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