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GeekWord – Otaku

Otaku [oh-tah-koo] noun

Japanese term for someone’s home or family.  It can be used to refer to someone who never leaves home or has no social life.  It is also commonly used to refer to obsessive fans of Anime or Manga.  In western society it is often interchangeable with the word Geek, in Japan it can carry a much more negative connotation.

 

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About Todd E. Grady

I'm a dad, husband, IT guy and geek of all trades.

Posted on 03.02.2011, in GeekWord. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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