Names Written

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Japanese Name - Characters
... Japanese names are usually written in kanji (Chinese characters), although some names use hiragana or even katakana, or a mixture of kanji and kana ... While most "traditional" names use kun'yomi (native Japanese) kanji readings, a large number of given names and surnames use on'yomi (Chinese-based) kanji ... others use readings which are only used in names (nanori), such as the female name Nozomi (希) ...

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    There are names written in her immortal scroll at which Fame blushes!
    William Hazlitt (1778–1830)