How to say chicken in Japanese

The Japanese word for chicken.
The Japanese word for chicken.

The Japanese word for chicken is niwatori and chicken eggs is keiran. See below for a list of various chicken related words and their Japanese translations. – The Fastest Way to Learn Japanese Guaranteed

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Interesting facts about chickens in Japan

Chickens are not native to Japan and are believed to have been brought to the country around 2,000 years ago. However, today there are just over 50 different Japanese chicken breeds that are either completely or partly of Japanese origin.

Chicken is also a very popular food in Japan and is used in various dishes such as tempura, chicken hot pot, nikomi (stewed chicken), yakitori (grilled chicken), and lots more.

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