Definition of nikkeijin in English:

nikkeijin

(also nikkei-jin)

noun

  • Nikkei.

Origin

1970s; earliest use found in Comparative Studies in Society and History. From Japanese nikkeijin from nikkei Japanese descent + -jin person, people (from Middle Chinese).

Pronunciation

nikkeijin

/nɪˈkeɪdʒɪn/