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Japanese boy(male) name Motoshi
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  • Gender:Male
  • Hiraganatip:もとし
  • Katakanatip:モトシ
  • English transcriptiontip:Motoshi

Names and Meanings by Kanji - 13 variations

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 Motoshi, kanji choices are listed below, sorted by the total number of Good!

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- Motoshi -

Share元 - Motoshi -

means "origin, beginning, former, ex."

Name ideas examples

  • Origin, Source - To signify the beginning of a new life.

  • Head, Chief - To signify the importance of the baby in the family.

  • Long, Elder - To signify the baby's place as the eldest in the family.

  • People, Crowd - To signify the baby's place in the community.

- Motoshi -

Share基 - Motoshi -

means "foundation, basis."

  • Foundation, Base - The foundation or base of a building. A support or foothold.

  • Source, Origin - The root or origin of something. To be based on or to take as a source.

  • Group of Atoms - In chemistry, a group of atoms.

  • Counting Word - A word used to count items such as lanterns or graves.

Name ideas examples

  • Foundation - A strong and stable foundation for a baby's life.

  • Source - A source of strength and guidance for a baby's life.

  • Origin - A reminder of the baby's origin and heritage.

  • Group - A reminder of the baby's connection to others.

元仕- Motoshi -

Share元仕 - Motoshi -

means "origin, beginning, former, ex."

Name ideas examples

  • Origin, Source - To signify the beginning of a new life.

  • Head, Chief - To signify the importance of the baby in the family.

  • Long, Elder - To signify the baby's place as the eldest in the family.

  • People, Crowd - To signify the baby's place in the community.

means "work, serve, do."

  • Serve - To serve a higher-ranking person or official.

  • Become an official - To become a government official or bureaucrat.

  • Follow - To follow a person of higher status.

  • Work - To do work.

  • A humble form of the words "to do" or "to perform".

Name ideas examples

  • To Serve - It conveys the idea of being helpful and devoted to others. It also implies a sense of responsibility and dedication.

  • To Follow a High-Ranking Person - It conveys the idea of respect and obedience. It also implies a sense of humility and deference.

  • To Become an Official - It conveys the idea of ambition and dedication. It also implies a sense of responsibility and commitment.

  • To Do Work - It conveys the idea of hard work and perseverance. It also implies a sense of diligence and determination.

  • To Do Something Humbly - It conveys the idea of humility and modesty. It also implies a sense of respect and consideration.

元史- Motoshi -

Share元史 - Motoshi -

means "origin, beginning, former, ex."

Name ideas examples

  • Origin, Source - To signify the beginning of a new life.

  • Head, Chief - To signify the importance of the baby in the family.

  • Long, Elder - To signify the baby's place as the eldest in the family.

  • People, Crowd - To signify the baby's place in the community.

means "history, chronicle, annals."

  • Record keeper - A record keeper is someone who is responsible for keeping records.

  • Writing - Writing is the act of recording information.

  • History book - A history book is a book that records historical events.

Name ideas examples

  • Record - Record is a noun that means to keep a written or other record of something. It can be used to symbolize the importance of keeping records and remembering the past.

  • Writing - Writing is a noun that means the act of recording information. It can be used to symbolize the importance of communication and expressing oneself.

  • History - History is a noun that means the study of past events. It can be used to symbolize the importance of learning from the past.

元司- Motoshi -

Share元司 - Motoshi -

means "origin, beginning, former, ex."

Name ideas examples

  • Origin, Source - To signify the beginning of a new life.

  • Head, Chief - To signify the importance of the baby in the family.

  • Long, Elder - To signify the baby's place as the eldest in the family.

  • People, Crowd - To signify the baby's place in the community.

means "administer, manage, control."

  • To serve in an official capacity - This refers to someone who is responsible for a certain role or task.

  • To manage or oversee - This refers to taking charge of a certain task or responsibility.

  • To inquire - This refers to investigating a situation or gathering information.

Name ideas examples

  • To Rule - This meaning implies that the baby will be a leader and have the ability to take charge and make decisions.

  • To Manage - This meaning implies that the baby will be responsible and have the ability to take care of things and make sure everything is running smoothly.

  • To Govern - This meaning implies that the baby will be a responsible and wise leader who can make decisions and guide others.

  • To Supervise - This meaning implies that the baby will be a responsible and reliable leader who can oversee and manage tasks.

  • To Inquire - This meaning implies that the baby will be curious and have the ability to ask questions and seek out information.

元士- Motoshi -

Share元士 - Motoshi -

means "origin, beginning, former, ex."

Name ideas examples

  • Origin, Source - To signify the beginning of a new life.

  • Head, Chief - To signify the importance of the baby in the family.

  • Long, Elder - To signify the baby's place as the eldest in the family.

  • People, Crowd - To signify the baby's place in the community.

means "samurai, warrior, gentleman."

  • Adult Male - Refers to an adult male.

  • Official - Refers to a mid-level official or an official in charge of a court.

  • Duty - Refers to performing duties or serving in an official capacity.

  • Scholar - Refers to a person with excellent knowledge and learning.

  • Gentleman - Refers to a respectable man. It is also a term of endearment for men.

  • Samurai - Refers to a warrior.

  • Qualified Person - Refers to a person with certain qualifications or skills.

Name ideas examples

  • A man of knowledge and wisdom - It implies that the child will grow up to be a person of great intelligence and understanding.

  • A man of honor - It implies that the child will grow up to be a person of great integrity and respect.

  • A man of distinction - It implies that the child will grow up to be a person of great accomplishment and success.

  • A man of courage - It implies that the child will grow up to be a person of great bravery and strength.

  • A man of virtue - It implies that the child will grow up to be a person of great morality and righteousness.

  • A man of justice - It implies that the child will grow up to be a person of great fairness and justice.

  • A man of loyalty - It implies that the child will grow up to be a person of great loyalty and dedication.

元志- Motoshi -

Share元志 - Motoshi -

means "origin, beginning, former, ex."

Name ideas examples

  • Origin, Source - To signify the beginning of a new life.

  • Head, Chief - To signify the importance of the baby in the family.

  • Long, Elder - To signify the baby's place as the eldest in the family.

  • People, Crowd - To signify the baby's place in the community.

means "aspiration, ambition, goal."

  • Aspiration - To direct one's heart towards a certain goal or objective.

  • Resolution - A goal or objective determined in one's heart.

  • Record - To remember or recall.

  • Document - To record or document.

  • Writings - A record written down. A book.

  • Shima - An abbreviation of Shima.

Name ideas examples

  • Ambition - It conveys the idea of having a strong desire to achieve something. It can also be seen as a reminder to the child to strive for their goals and to never give up.

  • Determination - It conveys the idea of having a strong will and dedication to reach a certain goal. It can also be seen as a reminder to the child to stay focused and never give up.

  • Memory - It conveys the idea of having a strong ability to remember things. It can also be seen as a reminder to the child to always remember the important things in life.

  • Record - It conveys the idea of having a strong ability to record and document things. It can also be seen as a reminder to the child to always document their experiences and achievements.

  • Writing - It conveys the idea of having a strong ability to write and express oneself. It can also be seen as a reminder to the child to always express their thoughts and feelings.

基史- Motoshi -

Share基史 - Motoshi -

means "foundation, basis."

  • Foundation, Base - The foundation or base of a building. A support or foothold.

  • Source, Origin - The root or origin of something. To be based on or to take as a source.

  • Group of Atoms - In chemistry, a group of atoms.

  • Counting Word - A word used to count items such as lanterns or graves.

Name ideas examples

  • Foundation - A strong and stable foundation for a baby's life.

  • Source - A source of strength and guidance for a baby's life.

  • Origin - A reminder of the baby's origin and heritage.

  • Group - A reminder of the baby's connection to others.

means "history, chronicle, annals."

  • Record keeper - A record keeper is someone who is responsible for keeping records.

  • Writing - Writing is the act of recording information.

  • History book - A history book is a book that records historical events.

Name ideas examples

  • Record - Record is a noun that means to keep a written or other record of something. It can be used to symbolize the importance of keeping records and remembering the past.

  • Writing - Writing is a noun that means the act of recording information. It can be used to symbolize the importance of communication and expressing oneself.

  • History - History is a noun that means the study of past events. It can be used to symbolize the importance of learning from the past.

基司- Motoshi -

Share基司 - Motoshi -

means "foundation, basis."

  • Foundation, Base - The foundation or base of a building. A support or foothold.

  • Source, Origin - The root or origin of something. To be based on or to take as a source.

  • Group of Atoms - In chemistry, a group of atoms.

  • Counting Word - A word used to count items such as lanterns or graves.

Name ideas examples

  • Foundation - A strong and stable foundation for a baby's life.

  • Source - A source of strength and guidance for a baby's life.

  • Origin - A reminder of the baby's origin and heritage.

  • Group - A reminder of the baby's connection to others.

means "administer, manage, control."

  • To serve in an official capacity - This refers to someone who is responsible for a certain role or task.

  • To manage or oversee - This refers to taking charge of a certain task or responsibility.

  • To inquire - This refers to investigating a situation or gathering information.

Name ideas examples

  • To Rule - This meaning implies that the baby will be a leader and have the ability to take charge and make decisions.

  • To Manage - This meaning implies that the baby will be responsible and have the ability to take care of things and make sure everything is running smoothly.

  • To Govern - This meaning implies that the baby will be a responsible and wise leader who can make decisions and guide others.

  • To Supervise - This meaning implies that the baby will be a responsible and reliable leader who can oversee and manage tasks.

  • To Inquire - This meaning implies that the baby will be curious and have the ability to ask questions and seek out information.

基士- Motoshi -

Share基士 - Motoshi -

means "foundation, basis."

  • Foundation, Base - The foundation or base of a building. A support or foothold.

  • Source, Origin - The root or origin of something. To be based on or to take as a source.

  • Group of Atoms - In chemistry, a group of atoms.

  • Counting Word - A word used to count items such as lanterns or graves.

Name ideas examples

  • Foundation - A strong and stable foundation for a baby's life.

  • Source - A source of strength and guidance for a baby's life.

  • Origin - A reminder of the baby's origin and heritage.

  • Group - A reminder of the baby's connection to others.

means "samurai, warrior, gentleman."

  • Adult Male - Refers to an adult male.

  • Official - Refers to a mid-level official or an official in charge of a court.

  • Duty - Refers to performing duties or serving in an official capacity.

  • Scholar - Refers to a person with excellent knowledge and learning.

  • Gentleman - Refers to a respectable man. It is also a term of endearment for men.

  • Samurai - Refers to a warrior.

  • Qualified Person - Refers to a person with certain qualifications or skills.

Name ideas examples

  • A man of knowledge and wisdom - It implies that the child will grow up to be a person of great intelligence and understanding.

  • A man of honor - It implies that the child will grow up to be a person of great integrity and respect.

  • A man of distinction - It implies that the child will grow up to be a person of great accomplishment and success.

  • A man of courage - It implies that the child will grow up to be a person of great bravery and strength.

  • A man of virtue - It implies that the child will grow up to be a person of great morality and righteousness.

  • A man of justice - It implies that the child will grow up to be a person of great fairness and justice.

  • A man of loyalty - It implies that the child will grow up to be a person of great loyalty and dedication.

基志- Motoshi -

Share基志 - Motoshi -

means "foundation, basis."

  • Foundation, Base - The foundation or base of a building. A support or foothold.

  • Source, Origin - The root or origin of something. To be based on or to take as a source.

  • Group of Atoms - In chemistry, a group of atoms.

  • Counting Word - A word used to count items such as lanterns or graves.

Name ideas examples

  • Foundation - A strong and stable foundation for a baby's life.

  • Source - A source of strength and guidance for a baby's life.

  • Origin - A reminder of the baby's origin and heritage.

  • Group - A reminder of the baby's connection to others.

means "aspiration, ambition, goal."

  • Aspiration - To direct one's heart towards a certain goal or objective.

  • Resolution - A goal or objective determined in one's heart.

  • Record - To remember or recall.

  • Document - To record or document.

  • Writings - A record written down. A book.

  • Shima - An abbreviation of Shima.

Name ideas examples

  • Ambition - It conveys the idea of having a strong desire to achieve something. It can also be seen as a reminder to the child to strive for their goals and to never give up.

  • Determination - It conveys the idea of having a strong will and dedication to reach a certain goal. It can also be seen as a reminder to the child to stay focused and never give up.

  • Memory - It conveys the idea of having a strong ability to remember things. It can also be seen as a reminder to the child to always remember the important things in life.

  • Record - It conveys the idea of having a strong ability to record and document things. It can also be seen as a reminder to the child to always document their experiences and achievements.

  • Writing - It conveys the idea of having a strong ability to write and express oneself. It can also be seen as a reminder to the child to always express their thoughts and feelings.

源史- Motoshi -

Share源史 - Motoshi -

means "source, origin."

  • Origin - The source from which a stream of water flows

  • Search - To ask

  • Genji - A reference to the Genji clan.

Name ideas examples

  • Origin - This kanji that symbolizes the beginning of something new and special.

  • Search - This kanji that symbolizes the search for knowledge and understanding.

  • Genji - This kanji that symbolizes the strength and courage of the Genji clan.

means "history, chronicle, annals."

  • Record keeper - A record keeper is someone who is responsible for keeping records.

  • Writing - Writing is the act of recording information.

  • History book - A history book is a book that records historical events.

Name ideas examples

  • Record - Record is a noun that means to keep a written or other record of something. It can be used to symbolize the importance of keeping records and remembering the past.

  • Writing - Writing is a noun that means the act of recording information. It can be used to symbolize the importance of communication and expressing oneself.

  • History - History is a noun that means the study of past events. It can be used to symbolize the importance of learning from the past.

もとし- Motoshi -

Shareもとし - Motoshi -

Hiragana and katakana, which are phonetic but without inherent meaning.

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