TOKYO, Japan (BRPROUD)- Today’s Japanese Word of the day is Kibo. Kibo means hope.


To hear how to pronounce Kibo, click here.

Relating the word to the Olympics, many are hopeful that their team will bring home the gold. This years’ Olympics games are different than what we are used to due to the ongoing global pandemic. No audience. No family. No real interaction.

As families and friends sit back and watch their loved ones competing in the Olympics on television, they hope their cheers from a far can bring them comfort.