Definition of Yamamoto, Isoroku in English:

Yamamoto, Isoroku

proper noun

  • (1884–1943), Japanese admiral. As commander in chief of the combined fleet (air and naval forces) from 1939, he was responsible for planning the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941.

Pronunciation

Yamamoto, Isoroku

/ˌyäməˈmōtō/