Origin of japan
OTHER WORDS FROM japanja·pan·ner, nounun·ja·panned, adjective
Other definitions for japan (2 of 3)
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How to use japan in a sentence
In Japan, one woman said she liked the experience of marrying herself as an exercise in pampering.
It happened on Glee and in Sex and The City, and now in Japan women can marry themselves.
When the U.S. went to war with Japan, American movies disappeared.Propaganda, Protest, and Poisonous Vipers: The Cinema War in Korea|Rich Goldstein|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
What started as a confectionary is now the oldest know restaurant in Japan.
Further, unlike leagues in Japan, South Korea or Mexico, there are no foreign players.Is Major League Baseball Ready For Cuba’s Players?|Ben Jacobs|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I shipped for a voyage to Japan and China, and spent several more years trying to penetrate the forbidden fastnesses of Tibet.The Boarded-Up House|Augusta Huiell Seaman
Fujiyama, the noted volcano of Japan, is twelve thousand three hundred and sixty-five feet high.Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
The embassy for Japan—with a gift, which shall not seem an acknowledgment—you say, could not be sent off last year, which is well.
The trench mortars—bomb guns they call them—will be ready in Japan in two and a half months' time.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
Now we're saddled with about thirty thousand of them, and more coming on every steamer from Honolulu and Japan.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
British Dictionary definitions for japan (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for japan (2 of 2)
Cultural definitions for japan
Island nation in the northwest Pacific Ocean off the coast of east Asia, separated by the Sea of Japan from Russian Siberia, China, and Korea. The Japanese archipelago includes four major islands (Hokkaido, Honshu, Kyushu, and Shikoku) as well as many smaller islands. Its capital and largest city is Tokyo.