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  • adj. Of or pertaining to James Curtis Hepburn or his system of romanization of the Japanese language.

Etymologies

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Hepburn +‎ -ian

Examples

  • Benson, Mildred Augustine Wirt, Nancy Drew ghostwriter, Hepburnian air of, 118; as xylophonist, 118; as aviator, 118; on jam-and-jelly journalism, 118; De Niro qualities of, 118; ginger surplus of, 118-119

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