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Hepburn romanization

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Hepburn romanization (Japanese: ヘボン式ローマ字 Hepburn: Hebon-shiki Rōmaji?, 'Hepburn-type Roman letters') is a system of Japanese romanization. It uses the Latin alphabet. Many people from countries other than Japan use Hepburn romanization to help learn how to spell Japanese in the Latin alphabet.[1]