Say Hello in the Japanese Language

Nihongo

The word 'Japanese' in Japanese


English: Good afternoon I am (your name)
Japanese: Konnichiwa Watakushi-wa (your name), desu
Pronunciation: Koh-NEE-cheewah Wah-TAHK-sheewah (your name), DEHSS
Japanese Script: Konnichiwa Watakushi-wa

Did You Know You Were Speaking Japanese?

Words in English from the Japanese language:

samurai dojo tofu
haiku kimono tsunami
karate kamikaze zen

Japanese Characters

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Who Can You Talk To?

There are 122,072,000 people in Japan, American Samoa, Argentina, Australia, Belize, Brazil, Canada, Dominican Republic, Germany, Guam, Mexico, Micronesia, Mongolia, New Zealand, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, Panama, Paraguay, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, and the United States of America who speak Japanese.

Now you can say hello to 122,072,000 people!*

*Source: Ethnologue: Japanese

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