a native or inhabitant of Japan
the language (usually considered to be Altaic) spoken by the Japanese
of or relating to or characteristic of Japan or its people or their culture or language
"the Japanese Emperor"; "Japanese cars"
A person living in or coming from Japan, or of Japanese ancestry.
A Japanese will typically have black hair, brown eyes, and pale skin.
Let's go out to eat. I'm in the mood for Japanese.
Of, relating to, or derived from Japan, its language, or culture.
The main language spoken in Japan.
Iu2019ve been studying Japanese for three years, and I still canu2019t order pizza in Tokyo!
of or pertaining to Japan, or its inhabitants
a native or inhabitant of Japan; collectively, the people of Japan
the language of the people of Japan
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'japanese' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1971
Rank popularity for the word 'japanese' in Nouns Frequency: #2929
Rank popularity for the word 'japanese' in Adjectives Frequency: #267
The numerical value of japanese in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of japanese in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Promises that you make to yourself are often like the Japanese plum tree - they bear no fruit.
The GPIF may have bought Japanese stocks in order to raise its allocation of Japanese stocks to (gradually) reach 25 percent.
To be honest, they caused tremendous trouble to the Japanese government and to the Japanese people. In the old days, their parents would have had to commit hara-kiri (ritual suicide) to apologize.
When the Japanese mend broken objects they aggrandize the damage by filling the cracks with gold, because they believe that when something's suffered damage and has a history it becomes more beautiful.
The United States went too far with the firebombing, but I don't quite understand why the Japanese government and the rest of the Japanese don't talk about this very much, we are not just statistics. I don't think we'll still be around for the 80th anniversary.
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