geographical name see Japan

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Nihon — [nē′hôn] [short for Nihon koku < Nihon (< Sino Jpn hi no moto, lit., where the sun rises) + koku, country] Jpn. name for JAPAN: in full Nihon koku [kō′koo] …   English World dictionary

  • Nihon — Nihon, s. Nippon …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Nihon — Nihon, japan. Insel, s. Nippon …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Nihon — Nihon,   Bezeichnung Japans in der Landessprache, Nippon.   …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Nihon — 日本国 Nihon koku/Nippon koku Japan …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Nihon — Japon  日本 Nippon ou Nihon (ja) Japon (fr) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Nihon — /nee hawn /, n. a Japanese name of Japan. * * * …   Universalium

  • Nihon — Ni•hon [[t]ˈniˈhɔn[/t]] n. geg a Japanese name of Japan 1) …   From formal English to slang

  • Nihon — /ˈnihɒn/ (say neehon) noun → Japan …   Australian English dictionary

  • Nihon — noun a constitutional monarchy occupying the Japanese Archipelago; a world leader in electronics and automobile manufacture and ship building • Syn: ↑Japan, ↑Nippon • Members of this Region: ↑harakiri, ↑hara kiri, ↑harikari, ↑seppuku, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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