Japanese Word for "Water"
The Japanese word for water is mizu. It's phonetically pronounced "mee-zoo".
The kanji for mizu is quite simple:
Here's how to write the Japanese word for water, mizu, in hiragana:
If you want to offer water to somebody, maybe a guest, all you have to say is "Mizu o nomimasen ka".
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Did you know...
It is considered disrespectful to drink water in a Japanese classroom.