尚 / Japanese Kanji Meanings & Readings

What does 尚 mean?

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.

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How to read 尚?

Kunyomi... なお/nao, たっとぶ/tattobu, とうとぶ/totobu, くわえる/kuwaeru

Onyomi... ショウ/sho

jinmeikun... sane, taka, takashi, naka, nari, hisa, hisashi, masa, mashi, masu, yoshi, yori,

* 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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尚 / related names

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Name:
hirotaka
Katakana:
ヒロタカ

Kanji:
宏尚
Meaning:
  • Large. Big. Expand. Excellent. To be splendid.
  • 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.
Name:
masanao
Katakana:
マサナオ

Kanji:
正尚
Meaning:
  • Correct. To be reasonable. to fix. exactly. To be in just the right state. New Year. The beginning of things. The original. The real.
  • 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.
Name:
naoshi
Katakana:
ナオシ

Kanji:
尚司
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.
  • I'll take care of it. Government office. Officials. To take on a role. To manage. To take charge of. To watch.
Name:
sakunao
Katakana:
サクナオ

Kanji:
朔尚
Meaning:
  • The first day of the month. New Moon. North direction.
  • 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.
Name:
naoki
Katakana:
ナオキ

Kanji:
尚生
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.
  • Live. To be born. Born. To grow. Life. A living thing. Pure. Unadulterated. Fresh. Unprocessed. Unripe. A person who is learning or practicing.
Name:
naoki
Katakana:
ナオキ

Kanji:
尚紀
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.
  • Rule. Organize and record in a logical and sequential manner. Age. To proceed in an orderly fashion.
Name:
nao
Katakana:
ナオ

Kanji:
尚央
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.
  • Middle. Halfway. End of the line. End.
Name:
naoya
Katakana:
ナオヤ

Kanji:
尚弥
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.
  • 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:
naofumi
Katakana:
ナオフミ

Kanji:
尚史
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.
  • History. History books. Documents. Records. A person who is in charge of records. Florid. Beautiful.
Name:
nao
Katakana:
ナオ

Kanji:
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.
Name:
naomi
Katakana:
ナオミ

Kanji:
尚美
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.
  • Beautiful. Excellent. Splendid. Delicious.
Name:
shoko
Katakana:
ショウコ

Kanji:
尚子
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.
  • Children
Name:
naoki
Katakana:
ナオキ

Kanji:
尚希
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.
  • Rare. To be few in number, precious. To desire. To seek. To wish for. Faint. Sparse. thin.
Name:
nao
Katakana:
ナオ

Kanji:
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.
Name:
naotaro
Katakana:
ナオタロウ

Kanji:
尚太郎
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.
  • 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:
naoka
Katakana:
ナオカ

Kanji:
尚佳
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.
  • Beautiful. Good in shape. Excellent. Splendid. The time is just right. Congratulations.
Name:
naomi
Katakana:
ナオミ

Kanji:
尚実
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.
  • Fruit of plants and trees. Seeds of plants and trees. The production of fruits and seeds. Fruitfulness. To be full. To flourish. To have enough. Abundant. Wealth. Truthfulness. True. Truthfulness.
Name:
suminao
Katakana:
スミナオ

Kanji:
澄尚
Meaning:
  • Clear. Water and sounds are clear and beautiful. The sky is not dull.
  • 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.
Name:
takashi
Katakana:
タカシ

Kanji:
尚史
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.
  • History. History books. Documents. Records. A person who is in charge of records. Florid. Beautiful.
Name:
takayori
Katakana:
タカヨリ

Kanji:
尚頼
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.
  • To rely on.

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