Japanese
日本語
Nihongo
Nihongo.svg
"Nihongo" ("Japanese")
in Japanese script
Pronounce /nihoNɡo/: [ɲihoŋɡo]
Country Japan
Ethnicity Japanese (Yamato)
Speakers
~125 million (2010)
Family
Japonic
  • Japanese
Early Forms
Writing
Sign Lang.
Signed Japanese
Official status
Official
 Japan (de facto)
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