島 / Japanese Kanji Meanings & Readings

What does 島 mean?

Island

How to read 島?

Kunyomi... しま/shima

Onyomi... トウ/to

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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島 / related names

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gender:

Name:
shimakichi
Katakana:
シマキチ

Kanji:
島吉
Meaning:
  • Island
  • Good. Good luck. Congratulations. Good fortune. Excellent. Wise, honorable. Morally correct. The first day of the month.
Name:
ashima
Katakana:
アシマ

Kanji:
阿島
Meaning:
  • A place where a mountain or river bends and curves. To lean on. To bend one's will and follow others. A word that expresses familiarity by being attached to a word that calls someone.
  • Island
Name:
shimanosuke
Katakana:
シマノスケ

Kanji:
島之介
Meaning:
  • Island
  • 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.
Name:
shimanosuke
Katakana:
シマノスケ

Kanji:
島之輔
Meaning:
  • Island
  • Go. A word that refers to a person, thing, or thing. A word denoting a subject or modification.
  • To help. Give strength.
Name:
togo
Katakana:
トウゴ

Kanji:
島悟
Meaning:
  • Island
  • Enlightenment. Awaken to the truth. Awaken from your doubts. Quick to understand. Wise. Awakening from sleep. God and Buddha announce.
Name:
shimao
Katakana:
シマオ

Kanji:
島男
Meaning:
  • Island
  • Male. Adult male. Son.
Name:
shimataro
Katakana:
シマタロウ

Kanji:
島太郎
Meaning:
  • Island
  • 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:
shima
Katakana:
シマ

Kanji:
Meaning:
Name:
shimae
Katakana:
シマエ

Kanji:
島枝
Meaning:
  • Island
  • Branch. To divide. To branch off. To break into pieces. A thing that has split off. Limbs.
Name:
chishima
Katakana:
チシマ

Kanji:
千島
Meaning:
  • Thousand. Kanji character for the number 1000 (thousand).A unit of number. A large number. Many. Various appearances.
  • Island
Name:
shimami
Katakana:
シマミ

Kanji:
島美
Meaning:
  • Island
  • Beautiful. Excellent. Splendid. Delicious.
Name:
ojima
Katakana:
オジマ

Kanji:
雄島
Meaning:
  • Male. The male of an animal. Brave. An excellent person. Large in scale.
  • Island

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