[ nee-hawn ]
/ ˈniˈhɔn /
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a Japanese name of Japan.
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Words nearby Nihon
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How to use Nihon in a sentence
A Yamaguchi-gumi connected company was granted a security contract with Nihon University.The Yakuza Olympics|Jake Adelstein|February 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On December 30th, at the filming of a TV special for Nihon Television, she met Taniguchi for the first time.Japan’s Miss International Takes on Mob-Backed Entertainment Complex|Jake Adelstein|December 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Rodriguez, and consequently Doi (Nihon daibunten, p. 449), have xidai for xisai.Diego Collado's Grammar of the Japanese Language|Diego Collado
And in Nihon, may it please you, we venture on the sport of making uta.
The fishermen, when using the same word later on, called it Nihon.
The prestige of his great ancestor, the compiler of Dai-Nihon-Shi, had not yet died out.The Constitutional Development of Japan 1863-1881|Toyokichi Iyenaga
The bridge called Nihon-bashi, in Tokyo, is said to be the center of the empire, the point at which all roads converge.The Gist of Japan|R. B. Peery
British Dictionary definitions for Nihon
/ (ˈniːˈhɒn) /
transliteration of a Japanese name for Japan
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