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Updated: Jul 11, 2024 | 👁️ 0 Views | 🔊 8 Pronunciations
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Gender: Unisex

Origin: Japanese

Meaning: Foreigner or outsider in ...

Pronunciation: gai-jin, /ˈɡaɪdʒɪn/, G EY JH AH N

Popularity Rank: #459,594

On this page:

  • 1. Gaijin Meaning
  • 2. Gaijin Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Gaijin
  • 4. Translations of Gaijin
  • 5. Gaijin Name Popularity
  • 6. Gaijin Name Poster
  • 7. Names similar to Gaijin

Gaijin Meaning

Foreigner or outsider in Japan. Often used to refer to non-Japanese people.

Gaijin also means "Foreigner or outsider in Japan".

Gaijin is found in France, Malaysia, United States of America, and 13 more countries.

Gaijin Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: gai-jin

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /ˈɡaɪdʒɪn/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: G EY JH AH N

G: Pronounce as in "go" (G OW)

EY: Pronounce as in "they" (DH EY)

JH: Pronounce as in "joke" (JH OW K)

AH: Pronounce as in "but" (B AH T)

N: Pronounce as in "no" (N OW)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

How to pronounce Gaijin?

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Translations of Gaijin

Gaijin Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Gaijin is recorded 33 times globally, ranking it as the 459,594th most common name worldwide.

Gaijin is most prevalent in France, with 6 occurrences, making it the 84,077th most popular name in the country.

Gaijin Popularity by Country

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