Japanese articles on Wikipedia
identifies with Japan through culture or ancestry Japanese diaspora, Japanese emigrants and their descendants around the world Foreign-born Japanese, naturalized
Nov 29th 2016

Japanese language
considerable influence on the vocabulary and phonology of Old Japanese. Late Middle Japanese (1185–1600) saw changes in features that brought it closer to
Apr 24th 2017

Japanese people
JapaneseJapanese people (JapaneseJapanese: 日本人, Hepburn: Nihonjin?) are a nation and ethnic group native to Japan. JapaneseJapanese people make up 98.5% of the total population
Apr 25th 2017

Japanese cuisine
JapaneseJapanese cuisine encompasses the regional and traditional foods of Japan, which have developed through centuries of social and economic changes. The traditional
Apr 23rd 2017

Japanese name
is not generally used. Japanese names are usually written in kanji, which are characters usually Chinese in origin but Japanese in pronunciation. The kanji
Apr 21st 2017

Japanese yen
see Yen (disambiguation). The yen (JapaneseJapanese: 円, Hepburn: en?, symbol: ¥; code: JPY) is the official currency of Japan. It is the third most traded currency
Apr 25th 2017

Japanese Americans
miniseries, see Japanese-AmericansJapanese-Americans Japanese Americans (miniseries). Japanese-AmericansJapanese-Americans Japanese Americans (日系アメリカ人, Nikkei Amerikajin?) are Americans who are fully or partially of Japanese descent
Apr 25th 2017

Japanese garden
Japanese gardens (日本庭園, nihon teien?) are traditional gardens whose designs are accompanied by Japanese aesthetic and philosophical ideas, avoid artificial
Apr 24th 2017

Japanese dialects
not Japanese dialects, although they are sometimes referred to as such. Regional variants of Japanese have been confirmed since the Old Japanese era
Mar 20th 2017

Russo-Japanese War
The Russo-Japanese-WarJapanese War (Russian: Русско-японская война, Russko-yaponskaya voina; Japanese: 日露戦争 Nichirosensō; 1904–05) was fought between the Russian
Apr 26th 2017

Japanese Canadians
Japanese-CanadiansJapanese Canadians (日系カナダ人, Nikkei Kanadajin?, French: Nippo-Canadiens) are Canadian citizens of Japanese ancestry. Japanese-CanadiansJapanese Canadians are mostly concentrated
Apr 6th 2017

Empire of Japan
modern state, see Japan. The Empire of Japan (大日本帝國, Dai Nippon Teikoku?, literally "Greater Japanese Empire") was the historical Japanese nation-state
Apr 25th 2017

Japanese Brazilians
citizens who are nationals or naturals of Japanese ancestry, or Japanese immigrants living in Brazil. The first Japanese immigrants arrived in Brazil in 1908
Apr 19th 2017

Romanization of Japanese
The romanization of Japanese is the application of the Latin script to write the Japanese language. This method of writing is sometimes referred to in
Mar 18th 2017

Second Sino-Japanese War
the start of the Second Sino-Japanese War in 1937 to have been the beginning of World War II. The Second Sino-Japanese War was the largest Asian war
Apr 27th 2017

Japanese war crimes
Japanese war crimes occurred in many Asian and Pacific countries during the period of Japanese imperialism, primarily during the Second Sino-Japanese
Apr 25th 2017

Japanese diaspora
JapaneseJapanese The JapaneseJapanese diaspora, and its individual members known as nikkei (日系?) or nikkeijin (日系人?), are the JapaneseJapanese emigrants from Japan and their descendants
Apr 19th 2017

Japanese poetry
JapaneseJapanese poetry is poetry of or typical of Japan, or written, spoken, or chanted in the JapaneseJapanese language, which includes Old JapaneseJapanese, Early Middle JapaneseJapanese
Dec 10th 2016

First Sino-Japanese War
between KoreanKorean isolationists and JapaneseJapanese, Japan imposed the JapanKorea-TreatyKorea Treaty of 1876, forcing Korea open to JapaneseJapanese trade. Similar treaties were signed
Apr 28th 2017

Japanese nationalism
Japanese nationalism (Japanese: 国家主義, Hepburn: Kokka shugi?) is the nationalism that asserts that the Japanese are a nation and promotes the cultural unity
Apr 17th 2017

Japanese art
architecture Japanese garden Japanese calligraphy Japanese lacquerware Japanese painting Japanese pottery and porcelain Japanese sculpture Japanese theater
Apr 19th 2017

Korea under Japanese rule
under Japanese rule began with the end of the Joseon dynastic monarchy in Korea in 1910 and ended at the conclusion of World War II in 1945. Japanese rule
Apr 22nd 2017

Internment of Japanese Americans
security risk posed by Japanese-AmericansJapanese Americans. Those who were as little as 1/16 Japanese and orphaned infants with "one drop of Japanese blood" were placed in
Apr 23rd 2017

Japanese literature
Japan. Eventually, Japanese literature developed into a separate style in its own right as Japanese writers began writing their own works about Japan
Apr 10th 2017

Japanese writing system
its history. For an overview of the entire language, see Japanese language. The modern Japanese writing system is a combination of two character types:
Apr 6th 2017

History of Japan
1185. The Heian period is considered a golden age of classical Japanese culture. Japanese religious life from this time and onwards was a mix of Buddhism
Apr 20th 2017

Japanese clothing
of clothing that the Japanese wear: the Japanese clothing (和服, wafuku?), such as kimonos, and {{nihongo|Western clothing. Japanese culture has been greatly
Apr 26th 2017

Japanese mythology
"Japanese legend" redirects here. For the Japanese pantheon, see List of Japanese deities. For Japanese urban legends, see Japanese urban legends. Japanese
Mar 23rd 2017

Japanese archipelago
Japanese">The Japanese archipelago (日本列島, Nihon Rettō?) is the group of islands that forms the country of Japan, and extends roughly from northeast to southwest
Apr 12th 2017

Surrender of Japan
mediate peace on terms more favorable to the Japanese. Meanwhile, the Soviets were preparing to attack Japanese forces in Manchuria and Korea (in addition
Apr 16th 2017

Imperial Japanese Army
War of Japan. The Imperial Japanese Army or IJA (大日本帝國陸軍, Dai-Nippon Teikoku Rikugun?), literally "Army of the Greater Japanese Empire", was the official
Apr 7th 2017

Taiwan under Japanese rule
suppressed by Japanese troops. The fall of Tainan ended organized resistance to Japanese occupation, and inaugurated five decades of Japanese rule. The annexation
Apr 25th 2017

Japanese Mexicans
levels of Japanese immigration to countries like the United States, Brazil or Peru. Immigration halted during World War II and many Japanese nationals
Apr 19th 2017

Japanese bondage
as 4 mm, and between 7 – 8 m long). Japanese In Japanese, this natural-fibre rope is known as asanawa (麻縄?); the Japanese vocabulary does not make a distinction
Mar 9th 2017

the Empire of Japan was established. In the late 19th and early 20th centuries, victories in the First Sino-Japanese War, the Russo-Japanese War and World
Apr 28th 2017

Imperial Japanese Navy
Navy Japanese Navy (IJN; Kyūjitai: 大日本帝國海軍 Shinjitai: 大日本帝国海軍  Dai-Nippon Teikoku Kaigun (help·info) or 日本海軍 Nippon Kaigun, "Navy of the Greater Japanese Empire")
Jan 23rd 2017

Culture of Japan
"Japanese-SocietyJapanese-SocietyJapanese Society" redirects here. For the book, see Japanese-SocietyJapanese-SocietyJapanese Society (1970 book). The culture of Japan has evolved greatly over the millennia, from the
Apr 27th 2017

Japanese invasion of Manchuria
JapaneseJapanese invasion of Manchuria (1894). The JapaneseJapanese invasion of Manchuria began on September 18, 1931, when the Kwantung Army of the Empire of Japan invaded
Apr 27th 2017

Japanese Bobtail
This article is about the cat. For the squid, see Japanese Bobtail Squid. The Japanese Bobtail is a breed of domestic cat with an unusual "bobbed" tail
Apr 14th 2017

Japanese Australians
Japanese-AustraliansJapanese Australians (日系オーストラリア人, Nikkei Ōsutoraria-jin?) are Australian citizens who trace their Japanese ancestry, which includes Japanese immigrants
Apr 19th 2017

Japanese Uruguayans
Japanese-UruguayansJapanese Uruguayans (Spanish: nipon-uruguayos, Japanese: 日系ウルグアイ人 Nikkei Uruguaijin) are Uruguayan citizens of Japanese descent. Japanese immigration
Apr 19th 2017

Japanese numerals
The system of Japanese numerals is the system of number names used in the Japanese language. The Japanese numerals in writing are entirely based on the
Feb 25th 2017

Soviet–Japanese border conflicts
SovietJapanese-WarJapanese-WarJapanese War (1945). For the war in 1904–05, see Russo-Japanese-WarJapanese-WarJapanese War. The SovietJapanese border conflicts (also known as the Soviet-Japanese Border
Apr 6th 2017

Japanese militarism
Statism in Shōwa Japan------JapaneseJapan Japanese militarism (日本軍國主義 or 日本軍国主義, Nihon gunkoku shugi?) refers to the ideology in the Empire of Japan that militarism
Mar 17th 2017

Japanese architecture
even in Ise Shrine, held to be the quintessence of Japanese architecture) on one side, and by Japanese original variations on those themes on the other
Mar 27th 2017

Pornography in Japan
distinguish it from Western pornography. Reflecting Japan's views on sexuality and culture, Japanese pornography delves into a wide spectrum of heterosexual
Apr 23rd 2017

Anti-Japanese sentiment
Anti-Japanese sentiments range from animosity towards the Japanese government's actions and disdain for Japanese culture to racism against the Japanese people
Apr 17th 2017

Japanese honorifics
honorifics in Japan. For more on the implementation of honorifics in the Japanese language, see Honorific speech in Japanese. The Japanese language uses
Apr 24th 2017

Lists of Japanese films
of Japanese films: Pre 1920 Japanese films of the 1920s Japanese films of the 1930s Japanese films of the 1940s Japanese films of the 1950s Japanese films
Jun 2nd 2016

Japanese encephalitis
Japanese encephalitis (JE), formerly known as Japanese B encephalitis to distinguish it from Economo's A encephalitis—is a disease caused by the mosquito-borne
Apr 22nd 2017

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