Is Batman Japanese?

You decide for yourself!

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from
The Elements of Japanese Design
A Handbook of Family Crests, Heraldry & Symbolism
by John W. Dower
New York: Weatherhill, 1971

His name is Bruce Wayne. Perhaps the English surname "Wayne" is a corruption of the Japanese surname "Ueno" , and perhaps "Bruce" is a corruption of the Japanese word "busu", which would make him an ugly girl.

Or maybe not...