The 82th emperor’s posthumous name of Japan. He was enthroned in 1183 CE.
Names and meanings by Kanji - 1 variation
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 unfamiliar to the Japanese.
For Gotoba, Kanji choices are listed below, sorted by the total number of Good!
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120 views後深草天皇 後 means "rear." 深 means "depth." 草 means "grass." 天 means "heaven." 皇 means "the emperor of Japan."
177 views後土御門天皇 後 means "rear." 土 means "soil." 御 means "please." 門 means "gate." 天 means "heaven." 皇 means "the emperor of Japan."
939 views紅蓮 紅 means "deep red." 蓮 means "lotus."
221 views後宇多天皇 後 means "rear." 宇 means "world." 多 means "multi." 天 means "heaven." 皇 means "the emperor of Japan."
152 views後柏原天皇 後 means "rear." 柏 means "oak." 原 means "original." 天 means "heaven." 皇 means "the emperor of Japan."
222 views元明天皇 元 means "origin." 明 means "bright." 天 means "heaven." 皇 means "the emperor of Japan."
128 views後伏見天皇 後 means "rear." 伏 means "bend down." 見 means "see." 天 means "heaven." 皇 means "the emperor of Japan."
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This is the order of names with many variations of kanji.
Basically, names with more variations are more common and familiar to the Japanese.
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Please note that just because a name has been viewed more times does not mean that 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.