作 / Japanese Kanji Meanings & Readings

What does 作 mean?

Create. To produce. Something made. To cultivate. To begin. To make for the first time. To do. Human behavior. Movement. Work. To stand. Occur. Appearances.

How to read 作?

Kunyomi... つくる/tsukuru,なす/nasu

Onyomi... サク/saku,サ/sa

jinmeikun... ari, tsukuri, tomo, nao, nari, fuka,

* 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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作 / related names

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gender:

Name:
sakumi
Katakana:
サクミ

Kanji:
作美
Meaning:
  • Create. To produce. Something made. To cultivate. To begin. To make for the first time. To do. Human behavior. Movement. Work. To stand. Occur. Appearances.
  • Beautiful. Excellent. Splendid. Delicious.
Name:
nao
Katakana:
ナオ

Kanji:
Meaning:
  • Create. To produce. Something made. To cultivate. To begin. To make for the first time. To do. Human behavior. Movement. Work. To stand. Occur. Appearances.
Name:
sakutaro
Katakana:
サクタロウ

Kanji:
作太郎
Meaning:
  • Create. To produce. Something made. To cultivate. To begin. To make for the first time. To do. Human behavior. Movement. Work. To stand. Occur. Appearances.
  • 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:
yusaku
Katakana:
ユウサク

Kanji:
優作
Meaning:
  • Gentle. Soothing. Caring. Soothing. Relaxed. Elegant, beautiful. Superior to others. Excellent. Rich. Abundant. Generous.
  • Create. To produce. Something made. To cultivate. To begin. To make for the first time. To do. Human behavior. Movement. Work. To stand. Occur. Appearances.
Name:
shisaku
Katakana:
シサク

Kanji:
史作
Meaning:
  • History. History books. Documents. Records. A person who is in charge of records. Florid. Beautiful.
  • Create. To produce. Something made. To cultivate. To begin. To make for the first time. To do. Human behavior. Movement. Work. To stand. Occur. Appearances.
Name:
sakura
Katakana:
サクラ

Kanji:
作楽
Meaning:
  • Create. To produce. Something made. To cultivate. To begin. To make for the first time. To do. Human behavior. Movement. Work. To stand. Occur. Appearances.
  • Fun. Music and Gagaku. Folk entertainment. To be at ease in body and mind. To relax. Economically affluent. Easy to understand.
Name:
masaya
Katakana:
マサヤ

Kanji:
万作弥
Meaning:
  • 10000. Kanji character for the number 10000 (ten thousand). A unit of number. A large number or quantity. Sufficient. Enough. All. Various. All. Anything. Never. Always. Never. No matter what happens.
  • Create. To produce. Something made. To cultivate. To begin. To make for the first time. To do. Human behavior. Movement. Work. To stand. Occur. Appearances.
  • It's been a long time. Distant. Extensive, pervasive. Passing time. Big. To mend. To sew. To put away. To stop. To finish. Finally. More and more. Further.
Name:
kosaku
Katakana:
コウサク

Kanji:
功作
Meaning:
  • Success. Credit. Results. Results of efforts. Work. Excellent work. Signs. ingenuity. Discipline. Skillfulness. Elaboration.
  • Create. To produce. Something made. To cultivate. To begin. To make for the first time. To do. Human behavior. Movement. Work. To stand. Occur. Appearances.
Name:
kosaku
Katakana:
コウサク

Kanji:
考作
Meaning:
  • Thoughts. Pondering. Examine. Longevity. Dead father.
  • Create. To produce. Something made. To cultivate. To begin. To make for the first time. To do. Human behavior. Movement. Work. To stand. Occur. Appearances.
Name:
kosaku
Katakana:
コウサク

Kanji:
紘作
Meaning:
  • Crown String
  • Create. To produce. Something made. To cultivate. To begin. To make for the first time. To do. Human behavior. Movement. Work. To stand. Occur. Appearances.
Name:
kosaku
Katakana:
コウサク

Kanji:
昂作
Meaning:
  • Ascent. To rise high. The sun rises. Emotion is overwhelming.
  • Create. To produce. Something made. To cultivate. To begin. To make for the first time. To do. Human behavior. Movement. Work. To stand. Occur. Appearances.
Name:
kosaku
Katakana:
コウサク

Kanji:
公作
Meaning:
  • Public. Matters concerning the country or government. Government, state, office. To be known by many people. Obvious. Something ostensible. Unbiased. Correct. Neutral. A person of high status, such as a son, emperor, or monarch.
  • Create. To produce. Something made. To cultivate. To begin. To make for the first time. To do. Human behavior. Movement. Work. To stand. Occur. Appearances.
Name:
mansaku
Katakana:
マンサク

Kanji:
万作
Meaning:
  • 10000. Kanji character for the number 10000 (ten thousand). A unit of number. A large number or quantity. Sufficient. Enough. All. Various. All. Anything. Never. Always. Never. No matter what happens.
  • Create. To produce. Something made. To cultivate. To begin. To make for the first time. To do. Human behavior. Movement. Work. To stand. Occur. Appearances.
Name:
daisaku
Katakana:
ダイサク

Kanji:
大作
Meaning:
  • Big. Large. Large in number or quantity. Greatly. Valuable. Important. Excellent. Splendid. Very much. Much. (Power or force) strong. long time. To be high in rank or position.
  • Create. To produce. Something made. To cultivate. To begin. To make for the first time. To do. Human behavior. Movement. Work. To stand. Occur. Appearances.
Name:
shosaku
Katakana:
ショウサク

Kanji:
匠作
Meaning:
  • Artisan. Craftsman. Carpenter. Master. Teacher. A person skilled in a craft or art. A person who is very good in a certain field. Master craftsman. A craftsman. Production.
  • Create. To produce. Something made. To cultivate. To begin. To make for the first time. To do. Human behavior. Movement. Work. To stand. Occur. Appearances.
Name:
jisaku
Katakana:
ジサク

Kanji:
自作
Meaning:
  • Myself. Himself. Spontaneously. A word indicating a starting point. As you wish.
  • Create. To produce. Something made. To cultivate. To begin. To make for the first time. To do. Human behavior. Movement. Work. To stand. Occur. Appearances.
Name:
seisaku
Katakana:
セイサク

Kanji:
盛作
Meaning:
  • Prosperity. flourish. To be vigorous. To pile up high. To put in a vessel.
  • Create. To produce. Something made. To cultivate. To begin. To make for the first time. To do. Human behavior. Movement. Work. To stand. Occur. Appearances.
Name:
sakunosuke
Katakana:
サクノスケ

Kanji:
作之佑
Meaning:
  • Create. To produce. Something made. To cultivate. To begin. To make for the first time. To do. Human behavior. Movement. Work. To stand. Occur. Appearances.
  • Go. A word that refers to a person, thing, or thing. A word denoting a subject or modification.
  • Help. To cover up.
Name:
sakuta
Katakana:
サクタ

Kanji:
作太
Meaning:
  • Create. To produce. Something made. To cultivate. To begin. To make for the first time. To do. Human behavior. Movement. Work. To stand. Occur. Appearances.
  • Abundantly large. Large in circumference. Thick. Flabby. Very. A word used to refer to a person of high rank or status.
Name:
eisaku
Katakana:
エイサク

Kanji:
瑛作
Meaning:
  • A beautiful, transparent gem. Crystals. Gemstone light. Beautiful transparent gem.
  • Create. To produce. Something made. To cultivate. To begin. To make for the first time. To do. Human behavior. Movement. Work. To stand. Occur. Appearances.

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