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What is another name for Japan?

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11/16/2007

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Japan's Kanji is 日本 which can be read Nihon or Nipon. So those are the names Japanese people use to talk about Japan. Old language also uses Jipon which can be changed to Japon, which some non English speaking countries call Japan.