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On-yomi
メイ
mei
ミョウ
myou
Kun-yomi

na
-な
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Meaning name, noted, distinguished, reputation

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Definition
名前 なまえ
namae
  1. noun name, full name
  2. given name, first name
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有名 ゆうめい
yuumei
  1. na-adjective famous
  2. noun fame
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平仮名 ひらがな
hiragana
noun usually kana hiragana, cursive Japanese syllabary used primarily for native Japanese words (esp. function words, inflections, etc.)
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片仮名 かたかな
katakana
noun usually kana katakana, angular Japanese syllabary used primarily for loanwords
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名刺 めいし
meishi
noun business card
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名詞 めいし
meishi
noun linguistics noun
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署名 しょめい
shomei
noun auxillary suru verb signature
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姓名 せいめい
seimei
noun full name
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題名 だいめい
daimei
noun title
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名人 めいじん
meijin
noun master, expert
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めい
mei
  1. counter honorific language counter for people (usu. seating, reservations and such)
  2. noun first name
  3. prefix famous, great
  4. suffix name
  5. noun abbreviation noun
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仮名 かな
kana
noun usually kana kana, Japanese syllabary (e.g. hiragana, katakana)
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氏名 しめい
shimei
noun full name, identity
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地名 ちめい
chimei
noun no-adjective place name
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宛名 あてな
atena
noun (addressee's) name, (recipient's) name and address
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名作 めいさく
meisaku
noun masterpiece
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名所 めいしょ
meisho
  1. noun famous place
  2. name of a part (of an instrument, etc.)
  3. name and address
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名物 めいぶつ
meibutsu
noun famous product, special product, speciality, specialty
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名字 みょうじ
myouji
noun no-adjective surname, family name
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代名詞 だいめいし
daimeishi
  1. noun linguistics pronoun
  2. synonym, classic example, pattern, byword, representative
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振り仮名 ふりがな
furigana
noun furigana (kana over or beside kanji to indicate pronunciation)
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仮名遣い かなづかい
kanazukai
noun kana orthography, syllabary spelling
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送り仮名 おくりがな
okurigana
noun kana written after a kanji to complete the full (usually kun) reading of the word (may inflect), declensional kana ending
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記名 きめい
kimei
  1. noun signature, register
  2. auxillary suru verb to put one's name on, to sign
  3. noun stamped name, typed name
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名札 なふだ
nafuda
noun name plate, name tag, label
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名残 なごり
nagori
  1. noun remains, traces, vestiges, relics
  2. (the sorrow of) parting
  3. end
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名簿 めいぼ
meibo
noun register of names, list of names, roll, register
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名誉 めいよ
meiyo
na-adjective noun honor, honour, credit, prestige
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著名 ちょめい
chomei
na-adjective noun well-known, noted, celebrated
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名産 めいさん
meisan
noun noted product, local specialty
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本名 ほんみょう
honmyou
noun real name
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名称 めいしょう
meishou
noun no-adjective name, title
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名高い なだかい
nadakai
adjective famous, celebrated, well-known
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名付ける なづける
nazukeru
Ichidan verb transitive verb to name (someone)
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na
  1. noun name, given name
  2. title
  3. fame, renown, reputation
  4. pretext, pretense, justification, appearance
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無名 むめい
mumei
noun no-adjective unsigned, nameless, anonymous, anonymity
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名義 めいぎ
meigi
  1. noun name
  2. noun (suffix) in the name of
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渾名 あだな
adana
noun auxillary suru verb nickname
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綽名 あだな
adana
noun auxillary suru verb nickname
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国名 こくめい
kokumei
noun country name
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実名 じつめい
jitsumei
noun real name
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人名 じんめい
jinmei
noun person's name
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匿名 とくめい
tokumei
noun no-adjective anonymity, anonym, pseudonym, assumed name
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品名 ひんめい
hinmei
noun name of product
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名案 めいあん
meian
noun good idea
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名声 めいせい
meisei
noun fame, reputation, renown
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名著 めいちょ
meicho
noun famous book, masterpiece
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名目 めいもく
meimoku
  1. noun no-adjective name, title, appellation, (something) nominal
  2. (under the) pretext (of), pretense
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名門 めいもん
meimon
  1. noun no-adjective noted family, noble family
  2. prestigious school, organization, business, etc.
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高名 こうめい
koumei
na-adjective noun no-adjective fame, renown
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