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Muke Tever writes:
 > Incidentally, is there a (pseudo-)Latinate root for referring to Japan(ese),
 > similar to Sino- for Chinese?  My intuition tells me there should be but refuses
 > to supply the word.
 >
I think I've seen the word "zipangophone" (from Marco Polo's
"Zipangu", generally identified with Japan) but this was probably a
jocular neologism only.