nagano nagano  /nɑ ˈɡɑ noʊ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a city in central Honshu to the northwest of Tokyo; site of a Buddhist shrine

News

  • Meet The Japanese 240SX Tuner Who Wants To Copy American Style

    For decades, the import tuner scene in America was dominated by three magic letters: JDM. If you wanted a hot Japanese car, you wanted JDM parts, JDM engines, JDM style. Along the way we Americans developed our own aesthetic, and now, in a strange twist, it seems the Japanese are beginning to copy us. In this great recent video from our pals at XCAR , we meet Masayoshi Nagano. He runs Nagano ...
    on June 6, 2013     Source: Jalopnik

Quotes

  1. "In Nagano, we felt like a small country," Demong said. "As a whole team, we felt like one of the outsiders. And now we're here to win."
    on Feb 27, 2010 By: Bill Demong Source: Los Angeles Times

  2. "He was watching this morning on YouTube, watching (Pavel) Bure's five goals against Finland in Nagano, so that was pretty amazing foreshadowing on his part to go out there and have a night like that," Wild forward Mark Parrish said of his teammate.
    on Dec 20, 2007 By: Mark Parrish Source: Sports Network

  3. "We just wanted to skate really well together heading into world championships (next month in Nagano)," said Rempel. "Today, we communicated well and we really knew what we were doing. We pulled each lap really hard."
    on Feb 24, 2008 By: Shannon Rempel Source: Canada.com

Word of the Day
affectation affectation
/ˌæ fɛk ˈteɪ ʃən /