gaijin

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noun gai·jin \ˈgī-(ˌ)jēn, -(ˌ)jin\

Definition of gaijin

plural

gaijin

  1. :  a foreigner in Japan

Origin and Etymology of gaijin

borrowed from Japanese, from gai- “outer, foreign” + -jin “person”


First Known Use: 1968


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