星 / Japanese Kanji Meanings & Readings

What does 星 mean?

A star. A star shining in the night sky. Celestial bodies. The flow of years, months, and days. An important person. A landmark. Signs. Aims.

What's the image of 星?

How to read 星?

Kunyomi... ほし/hoshi

Onyomi... セイ/sei,ショウ/sho

jinmeikun... akari, se, toshi,

* 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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星 / related names

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Name:
akari
Katakana:
アカリ

Kanji:
朱星
Meaning:
  • Red. Red with yellowish tinge. Red pigment. Red ink.
  • A star. A star shining in the night sky. Celestial bodies. The flow of years, months, and days. An important person. A landmark. Signs. Aims.
Name:
yusei
Katakana:
ユウセイ

Kanji:
結星
Meaning:
  • Tie. Bind. To connect. To assemble. To put together. To complete. To block.
  • A star. A star shining in the night sky. Celestial bodies. The flow of years, months, and days. An important person. A landmark. Signs. Aims.
Name:
nanase
Katakana:
ナナセ

Kanji:
七星
Meaning:
  • Seven. Seventh. Kanji character for the number 7 (seven). Many times.
  • A star. A star shining in the night sky. Celestial bodies. The flow of years, months, and days. An important person. A landmark. Signs. Aims.
Name:
sora
Katakana:
ソラ

Kanji:
星空
Meaning:
  • A star. A star shining in the night sky. Celestial bodies. The flow of years, months, and days. An important person. A landmark. Signs. Aims.
  • Sky. Atmosphere. Heaven. Big. Wide. Empty. No substance. Meaningless. Useless. In Buddhism, something without substance or essence. A thing related to aviation.
Name:
akari
Katakana:
アカリ

Kanji:
明星
Meaning:
  • Bright. The state of being illuminated by light and seeing clearly. A hopeful and positive attitude. A detailed understanding of things. To be clear. To distinguish. Smart. Wise. Light. To light up.
  • A star. A star shining in the night sky. Celestial bodies. The flow of years, months, and days. An important person. A landmark. Signs. Aims.
Name:
sena
Katakana:
セナ

Kanji:
星絆
Meaning:
  • A star. A star shining in the night sky. Celestial bodies. The flow of years, months, and days. An important person. A landmark. Signs. Aims.
  • A bond. The ties that bind people together, such as family and friends, and keep them together.
Name:
yura
Katakana:
ユラ

Kanji:
結星
Meaning:
  • Tie. Bind. To connect. To assemble. To put together. To complete. To block.
  • A star. A star shining in the night sky. Celestial bodies. The flow of years, months, and days. An important person. A landmark. Signs. Aims.
Name:
nanase
Katakana:
ナナセ

Kanji:
七星
Meaning:
  • Seven. Seventh. Kanji character for the number 7 (seven). Many times.
  • A star. A star shining in the night sky. Celestial bodies. The flow of years, months, and days. An important person. A landmark. Signs. Aims.
Name:
seira
Katakana:
セイラ

Kanji:
星空
Meaning:
  • A star. A star shining in the night sky. Celestial bodies. The flow of years, months, and days. An important person. A landmark. Signs. Aims.
  • Sky. Atmosphere. Heaven. Big. Wide. Empty. No substance. Meaningless. Useless. In Buddhism, something without substance or essence. A thing related to aviation.
Name:
hikari
Katakana:
ヒカリ

Kanji:
Meaning:
  • A star. A star shining in the night sky. Celestial bodies. The flow of years, months, and days. An important person. A landmark. Signs. Aims.
Name:
sewa
Katakana:
セワ

Kanji:
星羽
Meaning:
  • A star. A star shining in the night sky. Celestial bodies. The flow of years, months, and days. An important person. A landmark. Signs. Aims.
  • Feathers. Insect wings. Wings. A word for counting birds and rabbits.
Name:
issei
Katakana:
イッセイ

Kanji:
壱星
Meaning:
  • One. The first of the natural numbers. First. The most excellent. Only that. Make it one.
  • A star. A star shining in the night sky. Celestial bodies. The flow of years, months, and days. An important person. A landmark. Signs. Aims.
Name:
sakura
Katakana:
サクラ

Kanji:
桜星
Meaning:
  • Cherry blossom. A small deciduous tree of the rose family. The language of this flower is "spiritual beauty" and "a good education".
  • A star. A star shining in the night sky. Celestial bodies. The flow of years, months, and days. An important person. A landmark. Signs. Aims.
Name:
kaisei
Katakana:
カイセイ

Kanji:
快星
Meaning:
  • Pleasant
  • A star. A star shining in the night sky. Celestial bodies. The flow of years, months, and days. An important person. A landmark. Signs. Aims.
Name:
shosei
Katakana:
ショウセイ

Kanji:
翔星
Meaning:
  • Fly. Spread your wings and fly. To fly high in the sky.
  • A star. A star shining in the night sky. Celestial bodies. The flow of years, months, and days. An important person. A landmark. Signs. Aims.
Name:
yusei
Katakana:
ユウセイ

Kanji:
佑星
Meaning:
  • Help. To cover up.
  • A star. A star shining in the night sky. Celestial bodies. The flow of years, months, and days. An important person. A landmark. Signs. Aims.
Name:
sena
Katakana:
セナ

Kanji:
星名
Meaning:
  • A star. A star shining in the night sky. Celestial bodies. The flow of years, months, and days. An important person. A landmark. Signs. Aims.
  • Name. The name of a thing or person. To name. Excellent. Splendid. Famous. Reputation. Honor. Achievement. An excellent appearance. An appearance of reputation. Appearance. Formality.
Name:
aketoshi
Katakana:
アケトシ

Kanji:
暁星
Meaning:
  • Bright. Dawn. Smart. Well-informed. clear. To teach and admonish. To state.
  • A star. A star shining in the night sky. Celestial bodies. The flow of years, months, and days. An important person. A landmark. Signs. Aims.
Name:
yusei
Katakana:
ユウセイ

Kanji:
雄星
Meaning:
  • Male. The male of an animal. Brave. An excellent person. Large in scale.
  • A star. A star shining in the night sky. Celestial bodies. The flow of years, months, and days. An important person. A landmark. Signs. Aims.
Name:
sena
Katakana:
セナ

Kanji:
星七
Meaning:
  • A star. A star shining in the night sky. Celestial bodies. The flow of years, months, and days. An important person. A landmark. Signs. Aims.
  • Seven. Seventh. Kanji character for the number 7 (seven). Many times.

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