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"Ohayou Gozaimasu," and "Ohayou" are the Japanese ways to say "Good Morning."People who haven't actually studied the language usually end up spelling it some nooby way like. ohayo-gozimus!!!!!!!11111
It's pronounced like this: Oh-high-yoh, Go-zai-moss. >o work with me!

:o but it's not your fault. I did it too. XD

But yeah. It's a formal way to say, "Good Morning!"
"Ohayou!" Is informal; Usually used between friends. Saying this to a teacher, for example, is often considered very rude and disrespectful. It's kindof like calling an by their first name, in the English language.
Praise me and my semi-bilingual skills. >=O

"Ohayou Gozaimasu, Rokkaindo sensei."
English: "Good morning, Mrs. Rochkind." (Teacher.)

"Ohayou, Mi-chan!"
English: "Morning, Miyuki!"

by Bleeding Cake January 06, 2006
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