候 / Japanese Kanji Meanings & Readings

What does 候 mean?

Wait and see. Waiting. To be close to a person of high rank.

How to read 候?

Kunyomi... そうろう/soro,うかがう/ukagau, まつ/matsu, さぶらう/saburau

Onyomi... コウ/ko

jinmeikun... soro, toki, miyo, yoshi,

* 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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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 5019

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候 / related names

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gender:

Name:
kobo
Katakana:
コウボウ

Kanji:
候望
Meaning:
  • Wait and see. Waiting. To be close to a person of high rank.
  • Hope. Wish. Gaze into the distance. To look over. To be expected. Fame. Trust. Respect.
Name:
kosuke
Katakana:
コウスケ

Kanji:
候丞
Meaning:
  • Wait and see. Waiting. To be close to a person of high rank.
  • Help. To assist.

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