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Results for: 'Japan'
3 levels of Bows
[Site Feature] / Japan
Depths of your bow shows the level of gratitude,respect and social hierarchy.
Other / Global
UK / USA : Tap forehead with palm of your hand
Japan: Tap Temporal with knuckles
Different meaning 2
[Site Feature] / Global
USA: A cross for protection
Japan: mimic a character " Shime" to close my bill
Different meaning 6
Thumb can mean different things
US: Boss, Good job
Japan: Male figure i.e. Boyfriend
Different meaning 5
Crossing index and middle fingers in front of you
US; Good Luck
Japan: Don't come close
Are you talking to me? ver2
When referring to oneself, most countries point at ones chest .
Japan is on of the exception, pointing at the nose.
When you are cold
Gesture: Fold and rubbing the arms with your hands.
Looks pretty similar from Romania, USA, Japan
Drink (alcohol) / Japan
Gesture: Appears like trying to drink from a small shot glass: Ochoko a Japanese sake cup.
USA shrug their shoulders
Japan shoulders are still
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