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Land of the Rising Sun Syllabification: Land of the Ris·ing Sun

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of Land of the Rising Sun in English:


A poetic name for Japan.
Example sentences
  • I hope that the Land of the Rising Sun treats you well.
  • Noted British jockey Richard Hughes has become the latest rider to test his talents in the Land of the Rising Sun as the Japan Racing Association granted him a short-term license to ride for a month.
  • Numerous articles have attributed the puzzle, which has a Japanese name, to the mysteries of the Land of the Rising Sun.
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