Men with good looks are called “ikemen.” This is a compound word made from “iketeru (= good looking)” and “men (= male)” as well as “men (= face).” This word is mainly used by young people. It can be used as in “ikemen actor” or “ikemen lawyer.”
Wakai jyosei doushi no kaiwa
A： Nee, sakki no ten-in san mita?
B： Mita! Ikemen datta ne!!
English Translation: Conversation between two young women
A: Wow, did you see that store clerk?
B: You bet! He’s a total “ikemen”!!
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