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The word Japan (or Japon) is an exonym, and is used by a large number of languages. ... For other uses, see Land of the Rising Sun (disambiguation). ..... In China, Japan is called Rìběn, which is the Mandarin pronunciation for the kanji 日本.


Feb 4, 2014 ... Noah asks: Why is Japan called the land of the rising sun? ... In fact, the earliest known written account of Japan was found in a Chinese book.


Thanks to Sashank Gondala's answer. The name did come from Japanese admire to nature and its postion in east Asia. But I think there may be some mistakes ...


Aug 26, 2012 ... The Chinese Imperial name for Japan from the Sui Dynasty. ... This can be loosely translated into English as "land of the rising sun".


Japan is called the "land of the rising sun" because from China it appears that the sun rises from the direction of Japan. The Japanese people call their country ...

Dec 9, 2015 ... Funny in Filipino Japan is called Hapon or Happones (dunno how to .... More like land of the rising mushroom cloud if you know what I mean.


Mar 23, 2016 ... A: In 645 AD, according to Japanese history, a palace coup led to the introduction of the Taika (meaning “great change”) Reform. Intended to ...


Midnight Sun: The midnight sun is a phenomenon occurring in latitudes north of the Arctic Circle and south of the Antarctic Circle where the sun ...


Japan is called The Land of The Rising Sun. It is also reflected in Japan's National Flag in wihich a red disc in the middle of white background ...