- Marco Polo's name for Cipango
Examples from the Web for zipangu
Of the island of Zipangu, and of the unsuccessful attempts made by the Tartars for its Conquest.
Zipangu is a very large island on the east, and fifteen hundred miles distant from the shores of Mangi.
Marco Polo had seen the inhabitants of Zipangu place rose-coloured pearls in the mouths of the dead.The Picture of Dorian Gray