日本語

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  • にほんご nihongo
  • にっぽんご nippongo

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  • nounnoun taking the genitive case particle の
    Japanese (language)
    • see also: 
  • Japans, Japanse taal, {veroud.} Japannees
    • langue japonaise
      • japonais comme seconde langue
        • japanisch, Japanisch, japanische Sprache
          • японский язык
            • japonščina, japonski jezik
              • japonés (idioma)
                • japanska

                  Kanji in this word

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                  • 4 strokes

                    day, sun, Japan, counter for days

                  • 5 strokes

                    book, present, main, origin, true, real, counter for long cylindrical things

                  • 14 strokes

                    word, speech, language

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