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[()·ほん()·()]
nihongo
noun, no adjective

Alternate Written Forms:

[にっ()·ぽん()·()]
nippongo

English Meaning(s) for 日本語

noun, no adjective
  1. Japanese (language)

Definition and Synonyms for 日本語

Japanese the language (usually considered to be Altaic) spoken by the Japanese
Synonyms: 日本語

Meanings for each kanji in 日本語

day; sun; Japan; counter for days Kanji Details »
book; present; main; origin; true; real; counter for long cylindrical things Kanji Details »
word; speech; language Kanji Details »

Categories 日本語 is a member of

Altaic Language a group of related languages spoken in Asia and southeastern Europe
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Sample Sentences for 日本語

I'm American, but I can speak Japanese a little.
The difficulties of the Japanese language prevent all but a handful of foreigners from approaching the literature in the original.
French has many more vowels than Japanese.
Japanese is often said to be a difficult language to learn.
He speaks Japanese well, but I can't speak German.

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