- a Japanese name of Japan.
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Examples from the Web for nihon
A Yamaguchi-gumi connected company was granted a security contract with Nihon University.The Yakuza Olympics
February 7, 2014
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
December 18, 2013
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.
Rodriguez, and consequently Doi (Nihon daibunten, p. 449), have xidai for xisai.Diego Collado's Grammar of the Japanese Language
- transliteration of a Japanese name for Japan