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Can you name the English words derived from Japanese?

Updated Mar 6, 2012

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DefinitionWordFurther etymology
Two-wheeled bicycle or runner-powered cart
Throwing star or blade used especially in ninjutsu
Exceptionally fast-growing climbing vine, now considered a pest weed in the West
Japanese system of unarmed self-defense which focuses on striking sensitive areas with the fists and feet
Japanese art of paper folding
Logic puzzle that involves filling a 9x9 grid with the numbers 1-9 under certain rules
Member of a feudal Japanese warrior caste
Fictional giant monster that first appeared in an eponymous 1954 film
Wealthy business magnate
Mutant seedless mandarin orange native to Japan
Proprietary video cassette format released by Sony in the 1970s, later superseded by VHS
School of Mahāyāna Buddhism particularly prevalent in Japan
White foodstuff produced by coagulating soybean milk
Traditional long-sleeved Japanese robe, often ornately decorated
A leader or chief, as in the military
Stylized Japanese comic books and graphic novels
Japanese pilot trained for suicide attacks during World War II
Musical entertainment involving singing along to popular songs
Traditional female Japanese entertainer trained in classical music, dance, etc.
Japanese bullet train
Dish of vinegared rice topped with raw fish or other seafood
Large ocean wave caused by an earthquake or volcanic eruption

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