non-Japanese

adjective
non-Jap·​a·​nese | \ ˌnän-ˌja-pə-ˈnēz How to pronounce non-Japanese (audio) , -ˈnēs \

Definition of non-Japanese

: not of, relating to, or characteristic of Japan or its people : not Japanese non-Japanese automakers Americans of non-Japanese descent

First Known Use of non-Japanese

1859, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of non-Japanese was in 1859

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“Non-Japanese.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/non-Japanese. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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