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.

Other kanji information..

application

Can be registered as a Japanese name

In Japan, 2999 kanji characters can be registered as names. (In other words, you cannot officially apply for any other kanji as a name.) But if you enjoy it as fiction, no problem.

type common-use kanji
unicode 4ECA

&#x4ECA (For HTML use)

今 / related names

gender:

gender:

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:
imayuki
Katakana:
イマユキ

Kanji:
今幸
Meaning:
  • Now. These days. This time.
  • Happiness. Fortunately. Good luck. Thankfulness. To care for. To take good care of. Blessing. The outings and travels of an emperor, a son, or a superior.
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.

Popular Keywords

Popular Names/Kanji

Initials

Name added to bookmarks