Cipango [si-pang-goh] EXAMPLES| noun Archaic..
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It was Cipango which Columbus and all the voyagers for half a century after him were seeking.
Once more he ran over the scheme which had brought him from Cipango.
What know I of the wonders of Cipango, since Candia lieth in an opposite course?
J. Fenimore Cooper
But it was plain enough that the island they had found was not Cipango.
This, he concluded, could be no other than Cipango, or Japan.
British Dictionary definitions for cipango Cipango noun (in medieval legend) an island E of Asia: called Zipangu by Marco Polo and sought by Columbus; identified with Japan Collins English Dictionary – Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012