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Japanese name analysis

Namsor provides a specialized name processing technology dedicated to analysing names in the Japanese language. We have developed a name converter, focused on Japanese names, to help you find the best transcriptions possible.
With our tool, you can convert Japanese names both ways between Kanji and English. You can evaluate the quality of a transcriptions between a name in Kanji and a name in Latin characters. It is also possible to split Japanese full names, in either Kanji or Latin characters, into a first name and a last name as well as establish the gender of a name.

Romanization
The conversion, to the Latin alphabet, of any other writing system.
Kanji
Kanji are the adopted logographic Chinese characters that are used in the Japanese writing system. Kanji is one of the three writing systems that are more commonly know as Japanese characters.

Translate Japanese names between Latin and Kanji

A man in front of a map of Japan with a name in Latin and Kanji alphabets

Transcribe a romanized Japanese name to Kanji

Feature tag: To Kanji Name

Namsor’s name transcription tool is able to analyse a Japanese first name and last name in Latin characters and find the most likely transcription in Kanji.

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In Latin alphabet

In Latin alphabet

A name translated in Kanji and Latin alphabets, with Japan country and a gender symbol

Transcribe a romanized Japanese name to Kanji based on gender

Feature tag: To Kanji Name Gender

Transcribe a first name and last name in Latin characters, to Kanji characters, based on the gender.
Providing the gender of a nameenables us to produce more accurate results.

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In Latin alphabet

In latin alphabet

Select a gender

For more precision

A man in front of a map of Japan with a name translated into Kanji and Roman alphabets

Transcribe a Japanese name in Kanji to Latin characters

Feature tag: To Latin Name

We can analyze a Japanese name in Kanji characters and deduce the most likely English translation in Latin characters.

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In Kanji alphabet

In Kanji alphabet

Find out the match rate bewteen romanized names and names in Kanji

A name in Kanji and Roman alphabets, with Japan country next to a precision target symbol

Rate a transcription from a first name and last name in Latin characters to a full name in Kanji

Feature tag: Match Japanese Name

Asses the quality of a transcriptions bewteen a Japanese name in Latin characters and a name in Kanji. Our name analysis engine will grade the accuracy of the transcription.

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In Latin alphabet

In Latin alphabet

In Kanji alphabet

Determine the gender of a Japanese name

A woman in front of a map of japan with a gender symbol and a Latin name beside it

Infer the gender of a romanized Japanese name

Feature tag: Gender Name Latin

Namsor’s software can check a Japanese first name and last name combination, written in Latin characters to evaluate the gender.

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In Latin or Kanji alphabet

In Latin or Kanji alphabet

A man in front of a map of Japan with a gender symbol and a Kanji name beside it

Check the gender of a Japanese full name in Kanji

Feature tag: Gender Name Kanji

You can submit a Japanese full name in Kanji to ourgender checking tool in order to evaluate if it’s a male or female name.

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In Kanji alphabet

Split a Japanese name into a first name and last name structure

A woman, in front of a contact form containing a full name field, with Japan next to it

Split a full name written in Latin characters or Kanji

Feature tag: Split Japanese Name

Our name parser can differentiate a Japanese first name for the last name based on a full name. The Japanese full name can be either romanized or in Kanji.

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In Latin or Kanji alphabet