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  1. Romanised Japanese in English

    TYJ Romanised Japanese in English

    4.1. Romanised Japanese in English The words at the beginning of sentences, as well as proper nouns, are written with a capital letter in Romanized Japanese precisely like in English. As I have explained, a long vowel is written with a vowel letter with a circumflex ("^") or a macron ("¯")...
  2. Romaji: the romanisation of the Japanese language

    Language Romaji: the romanisation of the Japanese language

    Romaji (ローマ字 rōmaji) means “Roman letters” in Japanese and refers to the romanisation of the Japanese language, the application of Roman letters to write Japanese. Romaji is commonly employed in Japanese texts aimed at non-Japanese speakers who cannot read kanji or kana (in road and train...
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