掌 / Japanese Kanji Meanings & Readings
What does 掌 mean?
Palm (of one's hand)
How to read 掌?
Kunyomi... てのひら/tenohira, たなごころ/tanagokoro, つかさどる/tsukasadoru
* 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.
Other kanji information..
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.
掌 (For HTML use)