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Root Words:

[がい()·こく() + じん()]
gaikoku + jin

English Meaning(s) for 外国人

  1. foreigner; foreign citizen; foreign national; alien; non-Japanese

Definition and Synonyms for 外国人

Outlander a person who comes from a foreign country
Synonyms: 他国人, 他国者, 唐人, 唐人, 外人, 外国人, , , 夷人, 夷狄, 恵比寿, 毛唐, 毛唐人, 異人, 異国人, 異邦人, よそ者
Stranger anyone who does not belong in the environment in which they are found
Synonyms: エイリアン, エトランゼ, ストレンジャー, 他国人, 他国者, 外人, 外国人, 外来者, 旅がらす, 流れ者, 渡り者, 異人, 異邦人, 見ず知らず
Outlander someone who does not owe allegiance to your country
Synonyms: 他国人, 他国者, 唐人, 唐人, 外人, 外国人, , , 夷人, 夷狄, 恵比寿, 毛唐, 毛唐人, 異人, 異国人, 異邦人, よそ者

Meanings for each kanji in 外国人

» outside
» country
» person

Categories 外国人 is a member of

Traveler a person who changes location
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Intruder someone who intrudes on the privacy or property of another without permission
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 外国人

Sample Sentences for 外国人

Being a foreigner, I couldn't catch on to the joke.
How fluently that foreigner speaks Japanese!
His wife seems to be a foreigner.
It is difficult for foreign students to speak English well.
Foreigners complain that it is difficult to get to know Japanese people. To some extent this may be true.

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