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In Japanese, there is a culture of kanji which is a set of characters that originated from Chinese characters, and the meaning of the name changes according to the choice of kanji characters.
The more numerous variations of kanji, the more common name is in Japan. On the other hand, a name with very few variations in kanji is unique and rare to the Japanese.
For Motona, kanji choices are listed below, sorted by the total number of Good!
慕 means "longing, yearning, pining."
Admire - To have a deep respect and admiration for someone or something.
Cherish - To hold something dear and treat it with care and affection.
奈 means "nara, name of a place in Japan."
Nashi - Refers to a type of pear, also known as the Asian pear.
A question or rhetorical expression used to express doubt or contradiction.
Fruitful - This kanji implies abundance and prosperity, suggesting that the baby will have a life full of abundance and success.
Tangy - This kanji implies a zest for life and a vibrant personality, suggesting that the baby will have a life full of energy and enthusiasm.
Apple - This kanji implies sweetness and innocence, suggesting that the baby will have a life full of joy and innocence.
Resilient - This kanji implies strength and perseverance, suggesting that the baby will have a life full of strength and determination.
素 means "plain, unadorned, simple."
Pure - Symbolizing a child who is innocent and untainted by the world.
Original - Representing a unique individual who is unlike any other.
Source - Signifying a baby who is the beginning of something new and special.
White - Representing a child who is pure and innocent.
Meager - Signifying a baby who is humble and unassuming.
菜 means "vegetable, greens."
Vegetable - A general term for vegetables that are edible such as leaves, stems, and roots.
Cuisine - A style of cooking.
Names that have the same gender and start with M.
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Sort by Most Kanji Variations
This is the order of names with many variations of kanji.
Basically, names with more variations are more common and familiar to the Japanese.
Sort by Most Viewed
The names are sorted by the number of times they have been viewed on this site. This ranking is based on the behavior of users around the world, including Japan, so it does not mean that the names are commonly viewed by Japanese people only.
Please note that just because a name has been viewed more times does not mean it is a famous name in Japan.
What is Hiragana?
Hiragana is a syllabary used in written Japanese, which originated from the cursive style of Kanji.
What is Katakana?
Katakana is also a Japanese syllabary. Basically, the characters don't have any meaning by themselves, they only represent the sounds.
Japanese try to express the words came from foreign languages with the most similar sounds in Japanese using Katakana.
English Transcription is a term used when translating Japanese names into English. It represents a romanised version of the name with the aim of reproducing the pronunciation as accurately as possible. English Transcription can also be used for name searches.
The names are sorted by the number of Japanese households where the surname is used.
The more households there are, the more famous and common the surname is.
About this site's data of last names