Nipponese

[ nip-uh-neez, -nees ]
/ ˌnɪp əˈniz, -ˈnis /

noun, plural Nip·pon·ese, adjective

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Origin of Nipponese

First recorded in 1855–60; Nippon + -ese

OTHER WORDS FROM Nipponese

Nip·pon·ism [nip-uh-niz-uh m] /ˈnɪp əˌnɪz əm/, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for nipponese

Nipponese
/ (ˌnɪpəˈniːz) /

adjective, noun plural -nese

another word for Japanese
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