The word japan is a noun. Japan means (1) lacquer with a durable glossy black finish, originally from the orient, (2) lacquerware decorated and varnished in the Japanese manner with a glossy durable black lacquer.
Japan is also a verb that means (1) coat with a lacquer, as done in Japan.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word japan.
Japan has a long history and is home to many museums, historical sites, temples and shrines. Learn more about Japan with this guide to Japanese travel destinations.
The country of Japan is an island nation located in eastern Asia. The total area of Japan is 145,883 square miles and the capital is Tokyo. Visit this site to learn more about Japan.
Originally the capital of Japan for over one thousand years, Kyoto is one of the country's most historically interesting cities. Located on the island of Honshu and surrounded by mountains on three sides, Kyoto has hot, humid, summers and cold winters.
Many of the battles fought in the pacific theater during World War II involved Japan. This page reviews the Pacific island campaigns that were fought during the war.
This introduction to Japanese cuisine comprises information about Japanese cooking education and careers around the world plus a photograph of Japanese sushi.
The continent of Asia is a popular destination for travel and tourism and boasts widely varying cultures and terrain. Learn more about China, India, Japan, and other Asian nations.
Nikon USA is the American branch of the Nikon Company of Japan that was founded in 1946. The website lists all of its camera, binocular, microscopes and other instruments in full detail, and where to buy them. They also offer courses that users can sign up for on the website and take a various locations. At the Nikon Mall, users can find camera accessories, reconditioned cameras, and more.
VATICAN CITY (AP) - The Latest on the pope's visit to Panama (all times local): 1:05 p.m. Pope Francis has told reporters traveling with him to Panama aboard the papal plane that he plans to go to Japan in November. ...
Washington Times. Wednesday, 23 Jan 2019 07:00:55 -0500.
Oil prices inched up on Wednesday after China and Japan said they would use fiscal spending to stem an economic slowdown that is weighing on global financial markets.
CNBC. Wednesday, 23 Jan 2019 10:37 GMT.
If you suffer from pollen allergies and live in eastern or western Japan, forecasters recommend starting treatment as soon as possible.This spring’s pollen season is ...
Japan Times. Tuesday, 22 Jan 2019 17:48:45 +0900.
China has been rising in the global economy, but not in the ranks of global organizations like IMF, still dominated by US and Japan.
By Panos Mourdoukoutas, Contributor. Forbes. Monday, 21 Jan 2019 16:42:00 -0500.
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