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EtymologyEdit

From Malay Jepang, from Jepun, from Min Nan 日本 (Ji̍t-pún).

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Japão m

  1. Japan (an archipelago and country off the eastern coast of Asia)

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For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:Japão.

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Borrowings may also be from Dutch Japan.