挙 / Japanese Kanji Meanings & Readings

What does 挙 mean?

Raise. To lift up.

How to read 挙?

Kunyomi... あげる/ageru,あがる/agaru,こぞる/kozoru, こぞって/kozotte

Onyomi... キョ/kyo

jinmeikun... shige, susumu, tatsu, taka, hira, mina,

* 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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挙 / related names

gender:

gender:

Name:
shigenao
Katakana:
シゲナオ

Kanji:
挙直
Meaning:
  • Raise. To lift up.
  • Correct. Honest. Straight-hearted. fix. Direct.
Name:
takafuyu
Katakana:
タカフユ

Kanji:
挙冬
Meaning:
  • Raise. To lift up.
  • Winter. One of the four seasons. Refers to the period from December to around February.
Name:
tadahira
Katakana:
タダヒラ

Kanji:
忠挙
Meaning:
  • Sincerity. To serve with sincerity. Seriousness. To serve the state or sovereign with all one's heart. To work hard without bothering.
  • Raise. To lift up.
Name:
okyo
Katakana:
オウキョ

Kanji:
応挙
Meaning:
  • Answer
  • Raise. To lift up.
Name:
kazutaka
Katakana:
カズタカ

Kanji:
一挙
Meaning:
  • One. The first. Kanji for the number 1 (one). To be the most superior. To begin, to put things together.
  • Raise. To lift up.
Name:
kyo
Katakana:
キョウ

Kanji:
挙宇
Meaning:
  • Raise. To lift up.
  • Eaves. Roof. A house covered with a large roof. A world covered with a big sky. Infinite space. Heaven. The sky. Spirit. A broad and generous heart.
Name:
takakata
Katakana:
タカカタ

Kanji:
挙賢
Meaning:
  • Raise. To lift up.
  • Smart. Wise. Clever. A person with superior wisdom and virtue. A word that expresses respect for others.
Name:
tomotaka
Katakana:
トモタカ

Kanji:
朝挙
Meaning:
  • Morning. The place where the Son of Heaven conducts politics. A country ruled by the Son of Heaven. A period of time during which a single son of heaven ruled. To meet with the Son of Heaven. Abbreviation for Democratic People's Republic of Korea.
  • Raise. To lift up.
Name:
noritaka
Katakana:
ノリタカ

Kanji:
応挙
Meaning:
  • Answer
  • Raise. To lift up.
Name:
yoshitaka
Katakana:
ヨシタカ

Kanji:
快挙
Meaning:
  • Pleasant
  • Raise. To lift up.
Name:
naotaka
Katakana:
ナオタカ

Kanji:
直挙
Meaning:
  • Correct. Honest. Straight-hearted. fix. Direct.
  • Raise. To lift up.
Name:
nagataka
Katakana:
ナガタカ

Kanji:
長挙
Meaning:
  • Long. Long distance or interval. A large range of time. Nurture. advantage. Relaxed. Eldest. Things that are at the top. Something that is useless.
  • Raise. To lift up.
Name:
kyoichi
Katakana:
キョウイチ

Kanji:
挙一
Meaning:
  • Raise. To lift up.
  • One. The first. Kanji for the number 1 (one). To be the most superior. To begin, to put things together.
Name:
amu
Katakana:
アム

Kanji:
挙武
Meaning:
  • Raise. To lift up.
  • Strong and courageous. Strong-willed. warrior. soldier. Battle. War. Military. War potential. Weapons. Overcome. Surpass.
Name:
masataka
Katakana:
マサタカ

Kanji:
政挙
Meaning:
  • Politics. To govern a country or things. The way to do things. To make things right. Rules. Standard. To carry out in a reasonable manner. To work out.
  • Raise. To lift up.
Name:
masataka
Katakana:
マサタカ

Kanji:
昌挙
Meaning:
  • Thriving. vigorous. Explicit. bright. good. beautiful. Splendid. Sunlight.
  • Raise. To lift up.
Name:
minami
Katakana:
ミナミ

Kanji:
挙己
Meaning:
  • Raise. To lift up.
  • Myself. The person.
Name:
takayuki
Katakana:
タカユキ

Kanji:
挙之
Meaning:
  • Raise. To lift up.
  • Go. A word that refers to a person, thing, or thing. A word denoting a subject or modification.
Name:
tadataka
Katakana:
タダタカ

Kanji:
忠挙
Meaning:
  • Sincerity. To serve with sincerity. Seriousness. To serve the state or sovereign with all one's heart. To work hard without bothering.
  • Raise. To lift up.
Name:
ai
Katakana:
アイ

Kanji:
挙衣
Meaning:
  • Raise. To lift up.
  • A garment. Something to wear. A jacket. Something to cover the outside.

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