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  • Gender:Unisex
  • Hiragana Hiragana is a Japanese syllabary,
    one component of the Japanese writing system,
    along with katakana, kanji, and in some cases rōmaji (Latin script).
    It is a phonetic lettering system.
    :
    しょうとく
  • Katakanathe more angular form of kana (syllabic writing)
    used in Japanese, primarily used for words of foreign origin.
    :
    ショウトク

The 48th emperor’s posthumous name of Japan. Female emperor. She was enthroned in 764 CE.

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Meanings by Kanji

In Japanese, there is a culture of Kanji which is a set of characters originated from Chinese characters, and the meaning of the name changes according to the choice of Kanji characters.
The greater the number of kanji variations, the more common name is in Japan. On the other hand, a name with few variations of kanji is unique and not very familiar to Japanese people.
For Shoutoku, Kanji choices are listed below.

  • 称徳天皇~ Shoutoku ~

    meaning:

    "称" is referred to as. "徳" is virtue. "天" is heaven. "皇" is the emperor of Japan. 

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