How is Japan often called?

Land of the fading Sun
Land of the rising Sun
Land of the midday Sun
Land of the Red Sun
Nippon, the native name of Japan, means "sun-o­rig­in". The nomen­cla­ture "Land of the Rising Sun" comes from Japanese missions to Imperial China and refers to Japan's eastward position relative to China.

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Land of the fading Sun
Land of the rising Sun
Land of the midday Sun
Land of the Red Sun
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flagLithuania
4%
95%
0%
0%
21
flagFrance
2%
93%
0%
0%
43
flagItaly
0%
92%
1%
5%
55
flagRepublic of Ireland
5%
92%
0%
2%
38
flagSpain
5%
91%
0%
0%
34
flagGreece
0%
91%
0%
4%
24
flagBelgium
4%
91%
4%
0%
24
flagGermany
5%
86%
0%
5%
221
flagPoland
7%
84%
1%
5%
17795
flagCanada
3%
84%
0%
8%
59
flagAustralia
0%
84%
0%
9%
33
flagSweden
11%
84%
0%
0%
26
flagUnknown
10%
81%
0%
6%
1128
flagthe United States
4%
81%
3%
8%
544
flagthe United Kingdom
7%
81%
1%
8%
435
flagDenmark
13%
76%
0%
3%
30
flagNorway
11%
75%
2%
6%
45
flagIndia
7%
73%
3%
5%
79
flagthe Netherlands
16%
73%
0%
10%
49
flagAustria
10%
71%
0%
17%
28

Gender

men85%
women83%
Land of the fading Sun
7%
9%
Land of the rising Sun
85%
83%
Land of the midday Sun
0%
0%
Land of the Red Sun
5%
6%

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