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Coding Japanese Text

While most browsers can read Japanese text nowadays, coding can be used just to be on the safe side, with a nihongo template.

The code:{{nihongo|'''Romanized Title'''|Japanese text|Phonetics}}

For example: {{nihongo|'''Kikaider'''|キカイダー|Kikaidā}}

makes

Kikaider (キカイダー Kikaidā?)

Word Preference

As an English language resource, this wiki will use English words for common Japanese nouns. There are still points of contention but when applicable we'll add them to this list.

Common Nouns

  • henshin- use 'transform'
  • senshi- use 'warrior'
  • gattai- use 'combination'
  • kaijin- use 'monster'

Proper Nouns

  • Work titles such as series and films are typically translated unless Romanized officially.
  • As names usually, this wiki will stick to the original names.
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