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%
44
flagItaly
0%
92%
1%
5%
55
flagRepublic of Ireland
5%
92%
0%
2%
39
flagSpain
5%
91%
0%
0%
34
flagBelgium
4%
91%
4%
0%
24
flagGreece
0%
91%
0%
4%
24
flagGermany
5%
86%
0%
5%
243
flagCanada
3%
85%
0%
8%
61
flagAustralia
0%
85%
0%
8%
35
flagPoland
7%
84%
1%
5%
18767
flagSweden
10%
82%
0%
3%
29
flagUnknown
10%
81%
0%
7%
1195
flagthe United States
4%
81%
3%
8%
564
flagthe United Kingdom
6%
81%
1%
8%
460
flagNorway
10%
77%
2%
6%
48
flagthe Netherlands
13%
76%
0%
10%
59
flagDenmark
13%
76%
0%
3%
30
flagAustria
11%
74%
0%
14%
35
flagIndia
8%
72%
4%
4%
85

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
6%
6%

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