硫黄島 or Iwo Jima (However, it should be properly transliterated from Japanese as "Iōjima") when translated literally means "Sulphur Island".
It's very interesting the first time you hear the proper pronunciation since we're accustomed to saying the 'w' when in actuality there is a long 'o' instead. As the previous poster wrote, it's said いおうじま ioujima。
It means "Sulphur Island".
Iwo Jima is actually a tiny island far off the coast of Japan. Literally translated it means "sulfer island"
It is the original (and reverted) name of Iwo Jima island. Just like "jima," "tou" means "island."
How big is Iwo Jima in acres
The USA won the battle of Iwo Jima.
The island of Iwo Jima is in the Pacific near Japan .
Jima' is a word in the Japanese language. It means 'island' and occurs in place names, such as Iwo Jima.
On Iwo Jima! It's located in the Pacific Ocean.
Iwo Jima has belonged to Japan since 1968.
The island of Iwo Jima is known as "sulfur island" .
To the Shores of Iwo Jima was created in 1945.
the battle of iwo jima was fought on the island of iwo jima about 1000 miles off the coast of japan
The battle of Iwo Jima officially ended on March 25,1945.
The Allied Powers won the Battle of Iwo Jima.
On the island of Iwo Jima in the Pacific..........................WW2
The island of Iwo Jima is in the Pacific Oceannear Japan .
Iwo Jima is Japanese for Sulfur Island
The duration of Sands of Iwo Jima is 1.67 hours.
Iwo Jima is 855 miles East of Okinawa
Iwo Jima was fought by the United States and Japan
The duration of Letters from Iwo Jima is 2.35 hours.
The Production Budget for Letters from Iwo Jima was $13,000,000.
Letters from Iwo Jima was released on 12/20/2006.
They captured Iwo Jima in the year of 1945, and they raised the flag over Iwo Jima at February 23, 1945