今 / Japanese Kanji Meanings & Readings

What does 今 mean?

Now. These days. This time.

How to read 今?

Kunyomi... いま/ima

Onyomi... コン/kon,キン/kin

jinmeikun...

* There are two typical ways of reading kanji, kun-yomi and on-yomi. In addition, there is a reading system called "jinmei kun" which is used only for names.

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今 / related names

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Name:
riko
Katakana:
リコ

Kanji:
理今
Meaning:
  • The way of things. The path or reason of things. Pattern. To set in order. Natural science.
  • Now. These days. This time.
Name:
nikon
Katakana:
ニコン

Kanji:
丹今
Meaning:
  • Vermilion. Red clay compounded with sulphur and mercury, or its color. Made by adding sulfur and nitre to lead and baking it. Medicine. Pure. Sincerity.
  • Now. These days. This time.
Name:
nikon
Katakana:
ニコン

Kanji:
仁今
Meaning:
  • Compassion. Kindness. People. A word used with respect to a person. The heart of a person. Humanity. A person who has virtue.
  • Now. These days. This time.
Name:
kyosuke
Katakana:
キョウスケ

Kanji:
今日輔
Meaning:
  • Now. These days. This time.
  • The sun. Sunlight. A day from sunrise to sunset. One day and night. Day. Every day. Weather. Sky patterns. Things in Japan.
  • To help. Give strength.
Name:
imako
Katakana:
イマコ

Kanji:
今子
Meaning:
  • Now. These days. This time.
  • Children
Name:
imari
Katakana:
イマリ

Kanji:
今麗
Meaning:
  • Now. These days. This time.
  • Beautiful. Glittering. Gentle. Lined up.
Name:
imao
Katakana:
イマオ

Kanji:
今生
Meaning:
  • Now. These days. This time.
  • Live. To be born. Born. To grow. Life. A living thing. Pure. Unadulterated. Fresh. Unprocessed. Unripe. A person who is learning or practicing.
Name:
imanosuke
Katakana:
イマノスケ

Kanji:
今之助
Meaning:
  • Now. These days. This time.
  • Go. A word that refers to a person, thing, or thing. A word denoting a subject or modification.
  • Help. To lend help. To get out of a dangerous situation. To save.
Name:
kinichi
Katakana:
キンイチ

Kanji:
今市
Meaning:
  • Now. These days. This time.
  • City. A town. A place where things are bought and sold. A bustling place where people gather. One of the administrative divisions.
Name:
kinzo
Katakana:
キンゾウ

Kanji:
今造
Meaning:
  • Now. These days. This time.
  • Creation
Name:
naoima
Katakana:
ナオイマ

Kanji:
尚今
Meaning:
  • Respect. To think highly of. Prefer. To have high rank. To wish strongly. To add. High. To make high. Long time. Distant. Old. Still. On top of it.
  • Now. These days. This time.
Name:
imako
Katakana:
イマコ

Kanji:
今古
Meaning:
  • Now. These days. This time.
  • Old
Name:
imako
Katakana:
イマコ

Kanji:
今湖
Meaning:
  • Now. These days. This time.
  • Lake. A place where water accumulates on land.
Name:
kyoichiro
Katakana:
キョウイチロウ

Kanji:
今日一郎
Meaning:
  • Now. These days. This time.
  • The sun. Sunlight. A day from sunrise to sunset. One day and night. Day. Every day. Weather. Sky patterns. Things in Japan.
  • One. The first. Kanji for the number 1 (one). To be the most superior. To begin, to put things together.
  • Male. Men. Young men. A word that refers broadly to boys. A retainer.
Name:
kyoshiro
Katakana:
キョウシロウ

Kanji:
今日志朗
Meaning:
  • Now. These days. This time.
  • The sun. Sunlight. A day from sunrise to sunset. One day and night. Day. Every day. Weather. Sky patterns. Things in Japan.
  • Aspiration. To aim to be. Where the mind aims. Compassion. Sign. To remember. To record. A gift for thanks or appreciation.
  • Cheerful. Explicit. A bright, cheerful personality. A beautiful, unclouded appearance. Honest. Clear-hearted. A clear voice.
Name:
kyoji
Katakana:
キョウジ

Kanji:
今日路
Meaning:
  • Now. These days. This time.
  • The sun. Sunlight. A day from sunrise to sunset. One day and night. Day. Every day. Weather. Sky patterns. Things in Japan.
  • A road. A road on which people and cars come and go. Travel. The path of things. An important position.
Name:
kyota
Katakana:
キョウタ

Kanji:
今日太
Meaning:
  • Now. These days. This time.
  • The sun. Sunlight. A day from sunrise to sunset. One day and night. Day. Every day. Weather. Sky patterns. Things in Japan.
  • Abundantly large. Large in circumference. Thick. Flabby. Very. A word used to refer to a person of high rank or status.
Name:
kyotaro
Katakana:
キョウタロウ

Kanji:
今日太郎
Meaning:
  • Now. These days. This time.
  • The sun. Sunlight. A day from sunrise to sunset. One day and night. Day. Every day. Weather. Sky patterns. Things in Japan.
  • Abundantly large. Large in circumference. Thick. Flabby. Very. A word used to refer to a person of high rank or status.
  • Male. Men. Young men. A word that refers broadly to boys. A retainer.
Name:
kyoto
Katakana:
キョウト

Kanji:
今日斗
Meaning:
  • Now. These days. This time.
  • The sun. Sunlight. A day from sunrise to sunset. One day and night. Day. Every day. Weather. Sky patterns. Things in Japan.
  • Ladle. A tool with a handle for scooping water or alcohol. A square for measuring the amount of grain, liquid, etc. A unit of capacity, 1斗 is about 18 liters. The name of a constellation, such as the Big Dipper or the South Star. Small. The name of a constellation. Suddenly.
Name:
kyonosuke
Katakana:
キョウノスケ

Kanji:
今日之介
Meaning:
  • Now. These days. This time.
  • The sun. Sunlight. A day from sunrise to sunset. One day and night. Day. Every day. Weather. Sky patterns. Things in Japan.
  • Go. A word that refers to a person, thing, or thing. A word denoting a subject or modification.
  • Help. A person who helps. To be near, to accompany. to take care of. To intercede. To make friends with. to separate. to separate. to be firm. To protect tightly. Something that covers the outside to protect oneself. boundary. border.

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