Loanwords - English and Japanese.

Tuesday December 02, 2008

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These lists come from Frank Daulton's work.  With permission. I will put a short note up about them soon.

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Notes;
bulletAll list are in alphabetical order.
bulletThe meanings of polysemes (multiple meaning words) are not given here. (Maybe later)
bulletNo katakana translations are given (Maybe later)
bulletThe frequency list used to determine the top 3000 words in English is the British National Corpus lists.

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English - Japanese Loanwords in the top 1000 words of English

English - Japanese Loanwords in the top 1001-2000 words of English

English - Japanese Loanwords in the top 2001-3000 words of English

English - Japanese Loanwords in the top 3000 words of English (collated list)