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Yanaka
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  • Hiraganatip:やなか
  • Katakanatip:ヤナカ
  • Householdstip:aprx. 500
  • English transcriptiontip:Yanaka

Names and Meanings by Kanji - 9 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.
Even surnames with the same reading have different meanings depending on how the kanji characters are applied.
For Yanaka, kanji choices are listed below, sorted by the households number in Japan.

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家中- Yanaka -

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means "house, home, family."

  • House, Residence - A building where people live.

  • Family - A group of people related by blood or marriage.

  • Lineage - A group of people descended from a common ancestor.

  • Specialty - A branch of knowledge or art. People belonging to it.

  • To Live - To inhabit or reside in a place.

means "in, inside, middle, center."

  • Inside, Interior - Refers to the inside or interior of something.

  • Middle - Refers to the middle or middle point of something.

  • Neutral - Refers to not being biased towards either side.

  • Halfway - Refers to being in the middle of a process.

  • Between - Refers to the space between two things.

  • Whole - Refers to the entire period or range.

  • Hit - Refers to hitting or striking something.

  • China - Refers to the abbreviation of the country name “China”.

  • Householdstip: aprx. 200

谷仲- Yanaka -

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means "valley, ravine."

  • Valley - A depression between two mountains.

  • Path - A road or path.

  • Reach a Limit - To reach a point of no return.

  • Nurture - To raise and care for.

means "relationship, friendship, harmony."

  • Middle - In the middle, the second of siblings in terms of age.

  • Relationship - The relationship between people.

  • Householdstip: aprx. 90

矢中- Yanaka -

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means "arrow, dart."

  • Arrow - A weapon shot with a bowstring.

  • Correct - To make something right or accurate.

  • Straight - Moving in a direct line.

  • Vow - A solemn promise or pledge.

  • Line up - To arrange in a line or sequence.

  • Bestow - To give or confer.

  • Feces - Waste matter discharged from the bowels.

means "in, inside, middle, center."

  • Inside, Interior - Refers to the inside or interior of something.

  • Middle - Refers to the middle or middle point of something.

  • Neutral - Refers to not being biased towards either side.

  • Halfway - Refers to being in the middle of a process.

  • Between - Refers to the space between two things.

  • Whole - Refers to the entire period or range.

  • Hit - Refers to hitting or striking something.

  • China - Refers to the abbreviation of the country name “China”.

  • Householdstip: aprx. 90

谷中- Yanaka -

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means "valley, ravine."

  • Valley - A depression between two mountains.

  • Path - A road or path.

  • Reach a Limit - To reach a point of no return.

  • Nurture - To raise and care for.

means "in, inside, middle, center."

  • Inside, Interior - Refers to the inside or interior of something.

  • Middle - Refers to the middle or middle point of something.

  • Neutral - Refers to not being biased towards either side.

  • Halfway - Refers to being in the middle of a process.

  • Between - Refers to the space between two things.

  • Whole - Refers to the entire period or range.

  • Hit - Refers to hitting or striking something.

  • China - Refers to the abbreviation of the country name “China”.

  • Householdstip: aprx. 70

矢仲- Yanaka -

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means "arrow, dart."

  • Arrow - A weapon shot with a bowstring.

  • Correct - To make something right or accurate.

  • Straight - Moving in a direct line.

  • Vow - A solemn promise or pledge.

  • Line up - To arrange in a line or sequence.

  • Bestow - To give or confer.

  • Feces - Waste matter discharged from the bowels.

means "relationship, friendship, harmony."

  • Middle - In the middle, the second of siblings in terms of age.

  • Relationship - The relationship between people.

  • Householdstip: aprx. 30

屋中- Yanaka -

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means "house, shop, building."

  • House, Home - A dwelling place for people.

  • Roof - A roof that covers a house.

  • Covering - Something that covers an object like a roof.

  • Occupation, Business - A word used to describe a profession or store.

means "in, inside, middle, center."

  • Inside, Interior - Refers to the inside or interior of something.

  • Middle - Refers to the middle or middle point of something.

  • Neutral - Refers to not being biased towards either side.

  • Halfway - Refers to being in the middle of a process.

  • Between - Refers to the space between two things.

  • Whole - Refers to the entire period or range.

  • Hit - Refers to hitting or striking something.

  • China - Refers to the abbreviation of the country name “China”.

  • Householdstip: aprx. 30

屋仲- Yanaka -

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means "house, shop, building."

  • House, Home - A dwelling place for people.

  • Roof - A roof that covers a house.

  • Covering - Something that covers an object like a roof.

  • Occupation, Business - A word used to describe a profession or store.

means "relationship, friendship, harmony."

  • Middle - In the middle, the second of siblings in terms of age.

  • Relationship - The relationship between people.

  • Householdstip: aprx. 20

弥中- Yanaka -

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means "all the more, increasingly."

  • Extensively - To spread or cover over a wide area.

  • Long - To last for a long time.

  • Distant - To be far away in time or space.

  • Passage of Time - To mark the passing of time.

  • Mend - To repair or restore something that is damaged or broken.

  • Finally - To come to an end or conclusion.

  • Increasingly - To become more and more.

  • Further - To an even greater degree.

means "in, inside, middle, center."

  • Inside, Interior - Refers to the inside or interior of something.

  • Middle - Refers to the middle or middle point of something.

  • Neutral - Refers to not being biased towards either side.

  • Halfway - Refers to being in the middle of a process.

  • Between - Refers to the space between two things.

  • Whole - Refers to the entire period or range.

  • Hit - Refers to hitting or striking something.

  • China - Refers to the abbreviation of the country name “China”.

  • Householdstip: under 10

箭中- Yanaka -

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means "."

means "in, inside, middle, center."

  • Inside, Interior - Refers to the inside or interior of something.

  • Middle - Refers to the middle or middle point of something.

  • Neutral - Refers to not being biased towards either side.

  • Halfway - Refers to being in the middle of a process.

  • Between - Refers to the space between two things.

  • Whole - Refers to the entire period or range.

  • Hit - Refers to hitting or striking something.

  • China - Refers to the abbreviation of the country name “China”.

  • Householdstip: under 10

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