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Egashira
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  • Hiraganatip:えがしら
  • Katakanatip:エガシラ
  • Householdstip:aprx. 4,000
  • English transcriptiontip:Egashira

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.
Even surnames with the same reading have different meanings depending on how the kanji characters are applied.
For Egashira, kanji choices are listed below, sorted by the households number in Japan.

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江頭- Egashira -

Share江頭 - Egashira -

means "river."

  • River - A large river, especially in southern China.

  • Inlet - An inlet of water, such as a sea or lake, that enters into land.

means "head."

  • Head - The upper part of the body from the neck up, including the hair.

  • Top - The highest point or peak.

  • Beginning - The start or the first.

  • Leader - The one in charge.

  • Counting word - A word used to count animals such as cows.

  • Chief - The highest ranking official in a dormitory.

  • Boss - The head of a group.

  • Householdstip: aprx. 4,000

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