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We analyze semantic changes in loanwords from English that are used in Japanese (Japanese loanwords). Specifically, we create word embeddings of English and Japanese and map the Japanese embeddings into the English space so that we can calculate the similarity of each Japanese word and each English word. We then attempt to find loanwords that are semantically different from their original, see if known meaning changes are correctly captured, and show the possibility of using our methodology indoi:10.18653/v1/e17-1112 dblp:conf/eacl/NagataTK17 fatcat:56bwibhzz5fv5lxjevm3ybkkqq