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Japan is a country where precision meets tradition. Japan's insular character has allowed it to develop a very unique, intricate culture with an emphasis on inner balance, tranquility and natural beauty.

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Tokyo is the enormous and wealthy capital of Japan, overflowing with culture, commerce and, most of all, people.
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Ōsaka is the third largest city in Japan, with a population of over 17 million people in its greater metropolitan area.
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Iya Valley is a remote mountain valley deep in the heart of Shikoku.
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The Kantō region of Japan, on the eastern side of the main island Honshu, is a broad plain dominated by and nearly synonymous with the megalopolis of Tokyo and its suburbs.
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Chūbu is the central region of Japan's Honshu island.
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Kansai is the western region of the main Japanese island of Honshu, second only to Kanto region of Eastern Japan in population.
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Chūgoku is the westernmost part of the main Japanese island Honshu.
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Kyūshū is the southernmost of the four main islands of Japan.
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Tōhoku is the northeastern region of Japan's Honshu island.
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Shikoku is an oft-forgotten island in Japan. The smallest of Japan's Big Four, it lies to the south of Honshu.
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Hokkaidō is the northernmost of Japan's four main islands.
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Okinawa is one of the 47 prefectures of Japan, an island chain to the southwest of the Home Islands.
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Japan

  • Location:  ,
  • Population:  127,000,000
  • Latitude of center:  36° 45' (36.75°) north
  • Longitude of center:  139° 36' (139.6°) east
  • Elevation:  19 meters (62 feet)
  • Capital:  Tokyo
  • Area:  377,835 km² (145,883 miles²)
  • Language:  Japanese
  • Currency:  Yen (JPY)
  • Phone code:  81
  • Internet domain:  .jp
  • Wikidata:  Japan
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Japan

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Other Names for Japan

  • Abkhazian:  Иапониа
  • Achinese:  Jeupun
  • Akan:  Gyapan
  • Albanian:  Japoni, Japonia
  • Amharic:  ጃፓን
  • Arabic:  اليابان
  • Aragonese:  Chapón
  • Armenian:  Ճապոնիա
  • Arpitan:  J·apon
  • Assamese:  জাপান
  • Asturian:  Xapón
  • Aymara:  Nihun
  • Azerbaijani:  Yaponiya
  • Bambara:  Zapɔn
  • Banjar:  Japang
  • Bashkir:  Япония
  • Basque:  Japonia
  • Belarusian:  Японія
  • Bengali:  জাপান
  • Bihari :  जापान
  • Bishnupriya:  জাপান
  • Breton:  Japon
  • Buginese:  ᨍᨛᨄ
  • Bulgarian:  Япония
  • Burmese:  ဂျပန်, ဂျပန်နိုင်ငံ
  • Catalan:  Japó
  • Cebuano:  Hapon
  • Central Bikol:  Hapon
  • Central Khmer:  ជប៉ុន
  • Central Kurdish:  ژاپۆن
  • Chamorro:  Chapan
  • Chechen:  Япони
  • Cherokee:  ᏣᏩᏂᏏ
  • Chinese:  日本
  • Church Slavic:  Ꙗпѡнїꙗ
  • Chuvash:  Япони
  • Cornish:  Nihon
  • Czech:  Japonsko
  • Dhivehi:  ޖަޕާނު
  • Dimli (individual language):  Japonya
  • Dzongkha:  ཇ་པཱན, ཇཱ་པཱན།
  • Eastern Mari:  Японий
  • Egyptian Arabic:  اليابان
  • Erzya:  Япония Мастор
  • Esperanto:  Japanio, Japanujo
  • Estonian:  Jaapan
  • Ewe:  Dzapan nutome
  • Extremaduran:  Japón
  • Finnish:  Japani
  • French:  Japon
  • Friulian:  Gjapon
  • Fulah:  Sapoo
  • Galician:  Xapón - 日本, Xapón
  • Gan Chinese:  日本
  • Ganda:  Japani
  • Georgian:  იაპონია
  • Goan Konkani:  जपान
  • Greek:  Ιαπωνία
  • Guarani:  Hapõ
  • Gujarati:  જાપાન
  • Haitian:  Japon
  • Hakka Chinese:  Ngi̍t-pún
  • Hawaiian:  Iāpana
  • Hebrew:  יפן
  • Hindi:  जापान
  • Hungarian:  Japán
  • Ido:  Japonia
  • Iloko:  Hapon
  • Indonesian:  Jepang
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association):  Japon
  • Inuktitut:  ᓃᑉᐊᓐ
  • Irish:  An tSeapáin
  • Italian:  Giappone
  • Japanese:  日本
  • Javanese:  Jepang
  • Kabardian:  Япон
  • Kabyle:  Japun
  • Kalaallisut:  Japani
  • Kalmyk:  Ниxуудин Нутг
  • Kannada:  ಜಪಾನ್
  • Karachay-Balkar:  Япония
  • Kashubian:  Japòńskô
  • Kazakh:  Жапония
  • Kikuyu:  Njabani
  • Kinyarwanda:  Ubuyapani
  • Kirghiz:  Жапония
  • Komi:  Япония
  • Komi-Permyak:  Ниппон
  • Korean:  일본
  • Kurdish:  Japon, Japonya, ژاپۆن
  • Lao:  ຍີ່ປຸ່ນ, ປະເທດຍີ່ປຸ່ນ
  • Latgalian:  Japoneja
  • Latin:  Iaponia
  • Latvian:  Japāna
  • Lezghian:  Япония
  • Ligurian:  Giappon
  • Lingala:  Zapɔ, Zapɔ́
  • Literary Chinese:  日本
  • Lithuanian:  Japonija
  • Livvi:  Japounii
  • Lojban:  pongue
  • Lombard:  Giapun
  • Lower Sorbian:  Japańska
  • Luba-Katanga:  Japu
  • Macedonian:  Јапонија
  • Malagasy:  Japana
  • Malay (macrolanguage):  Jepun
  • Malayalam:  ജപ്പാൻ
  • Maltese:  Ġappun
  • Manx:  Yn Çhapaan
  • Maori:  Nipono
  • Marathi:  जपान
  • Mazanderani:  جاپون
  • Min Dong Chinese:  Nĭk-buōng
  • Min Nan Chinese:  Ji̍t-pún
  • Minangkabau:  Japang
  • Mingrelian:  იაპონია
  • Moksha:  Японмастор
  • Mongolian:  Япон
  • Nahuatl languages:  Xapon
  • Narom:  Japon
  • Nauru:  Djapan
  • Navajo:  Binaʼadaałtzózí Dinéʼiʼ Bikéyah
  • Nepali (macrolanguage):  जापान
  • Newari:  जापान
  • Northern Luri:  جاپون
  • Northern Sami:  Japána, Jáhpan
  • Occitan (post 1500):  Japon
  • Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE):  ܝܦܢ
  • Old English (ca. 450-1100):  Iapan
  • Oriya (macrolanguage):  ଜାପାନ, ଜାପାନ୍
  • Oromo:  Jaappaan
  • Ossetian:  Япон
  • Pali:  जापान
  • Pampanga:  Hapon
  • Panjabi:  ਜਪਾਨ
  • Papiamento:  Hapon
  • Pedi:  Japane
  • Persian:  ژاپن
  • Piemontese:  Giapon
  • Polish:  Japonia
  • Portuguese:  Japão
  • Pushto:  جاپان
  • Quechua:  Nihun
  • Romanian:  Japonia, Жапония
  • Romansh:  Giapun
  • Rundi:  Ubuyapani
  • Russia Buriat:  Япон Улас
  • Russian:  Япония
  • Rusyn:  Японія
  • Samoan:  Iapani
  • Samogitian:  Japuonėjė
  • Sango:  Zapöon
  • Sanskrit:  जपान्
  • Scottish Gaelic:  An Iapan
  • Serbian:  Јапан
  • Sichuan Yi:  ꏝꀪ
  • Sicilian:  Giappuni
  • Silesian:  Japůńijo
  • Sindhi:  جاپان
  • Sinhala:  ජපානය
  • Slovak:  Japonsko
  • Slovenian:  Japonska
  • Somali:  Jabaan, Jabbaan
  • South Azerbaijani:  ژاپون
  • Southern Sotho:  Japane
  • Spanish:  Japón
  • Sundanese:  Jepang
  • Swahili (macrolanguage):  Japani, Ujapani
  • Swati:  IJaphani
  • Tagalog:  Hapon
  • Tahitian:  Tāpōnē
  • Tajik:  Жопун
  • Tamil:  ஜப்பான்
  • Tatar:  Япония
  • Telugu:  జపాన్
  • Tetum:  Japaun
  • Thai:  ญี่ปุ่น, ประเทศญี่ปุ่น
  • Tibetan:  ཉི་ཧོང་།, རི་པིན་
  • Tigrinya:  ጃፓን
  • Tok Pisin:  Siapan
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands):  Siapani
  • Turkish:  Japonya
  • Turkmen:  Ýaponiýa
  • Twi:  Yapan
  • Udmurt:  Япония
  • Uighur:  ياپونىيە
  • Ukrainian:  Японія
  • Upper Sorbian:  Japanska
  • Urdu:  جاپان, نیہون
  • Uzbek:  Yaponiya, Япония
  • Venetian:  Giapòn
  • Veps:  Japonii
  • Vietnamese:  Nhật Bản
  • Volapük:  Yapän
  • Waray (Philippines):  Hapon
  • Welsh:  Siapan
  • Western Mari:  Япони
  • Western Panjabi:  جپان
  • Wolof:  Sapoŋ
  • Wu Chinese:  日本
  • Xhosa:  IJapani
  • Yakut:  Дьоппуон
  • Yiddish:  יאַפּאַן, יאפאן
  • Yoruba:  Orílẹ́ède Japani
  • Yue Chinese:  日本
  • Zhuang:  Nditbonj
  • Zulu:  IJapani, i-Japan
  • Nippon

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