Tuesday, December 25, 2012

Japanese Words for the Day: Christmas

 Christmas is クリスマス (Kurisumasu) which is based on the English word. As most of these will be.
 Santa Claus is サンタクロース (Santa Kurosu)
 Reindeer is トナカイ (Tonakai)
 Christmas Tree is クリスマスツリー (Kurisumasu tsuri)
Christmas present is クリスマスプレゼント (Kurisumasu Purezento)

14 comments:

  1. A ja powiem wesołych Świąt :)
    And I say Merry Christmas :)

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  2. Funny, have a nice Christmas.

    Greetings,
    Filip

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  3. Nice selection for today, Merry Christmas!

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  4. hahahaha.... i like how they are kind of the japan-ified words of the English words...

    -liv
    http://chocolivlovelaugh.blogspot.kr

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    1. I do find it interesting they even use the english word for stuff like gift.

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  5. Beautiful photos Adam

    Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.


    Groetjes Tinie

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  6. Santa is still jolly either way! Merry Christmas!

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  7. Wow! Great Post!!
    I hope you and your family are having the Merriest of Christmases Adam.
    I really enjoy the Japanese words. :)
    It just started snowing here again and we are tickled.

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  8. Arrigato! Male Kalikimaka, Adam

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  9. merii Kurisumasu adam
    its good to learn those words

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  10. Haha, what a funny detail, I didn't know that! Merry Christmas to you too, and thank you for leaving comments on my blog!

    xxx
    E from Helsinki
    http://dragonflyelisabeth.blogspot.fi/

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  11. wow! I hope I remember all these japanese words:)

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  12. Belated Christmas greetings, hope you had a great time...and a Happy 2013.

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