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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

He's very much interested in the Japanese language.
I interpreted what he said in French into Japanese.
You have to work harder on your Japanese studies.
After I got married, my Japanese got better and I could understand more.
It is difficult for foreigners to master Japanese.

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