Name Element BĚN

TYPE: Element
USAGE: Chinese
OTHER SCRIPTS: (Chinese)

Meaning & History

Chinese character meaning "root, origin, source".
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: hon (Japanese)
OTHER READINGS: moto (Japanese)
SURNAME DESCENDANT: Moto (Japanese)
PLACE NAME DESCENDANTS: Riben (Chinese), Japan (Croatian), Japan (Danish), Japan (Dutch), Japan (English), Japon (French), Japan (German), Giappone (Italian), Nihon, Nippon (Japanese), Japan (Norwegian), Japão (Portuguese), Japan (Serbian), Japón (Spanish), Japan (Swedish)
SAME SPELLING: ben
Entry added March 14, 2016