Spelling list: 20 Japanese Loanwords

A list of words that have entered English via Japan.

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bonsai
futon
geisha
haiku
kamikaze
karaoke
karate Karate is a martial art.
kimono A kimono is a Japanese robe.
origami
rickshaw
satsuma A satsuma is like a small orange. *
sudoku
sushi
tofu
tsunami A tsunami is a catastrophe.
tycoon The wealthy businessman had become a tycoon.
wasabi

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