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TypeCountry
ScriptsЈапан Serbian
PronouncedPron.jə-PAN English
YA-pan German
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Meaning & History

From Portuguese Japão, which was derived from a Malay form of Riben, the Chinese reading of NIPPON.
Other Languages & CulturesRiben Chinese Japon French Giappone Italian Nihon, Nippon Japanese Japão Portuguese Japón Spanish
Entry updated December 8, 2017   Contribute