Elements Starting with H

usage
type
ha 1 夏, 하 Korean
Korean reading of xià.
ha 2 昰, 하 Korean
Korean reading of shì.
ha 3 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of .
Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "high", or possibly "horse".
Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of .
habaro Old High German
Old High German word meaning "oat".
habib حبيب Arabic
Arabic word meaning "friend".
habuch Old High German
Old High German word meaning "hawk".
hachi Japanese
Japanese goon reading of .
hadas הֲדַס Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "myrtle".
hadu Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "battle, combat".
hæg Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "fence, enclosure".
hael Ancient Welsh, Medieval Breton
Welsh and Breton word meaning "generous".
hær Anglo-Saxon (Hypothetical)
Old English word meaning "rock, heap of stones".
hæþ Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "heath, wilderness".
hag Ancient Scandinavian
Old High German word meaning "enclosure".
haga Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "enclosure".
hagan Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "enclosure".
hagi Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse word meaning "enclosure, pasture".
hagios ἅγιος Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "devoted to the gods, sacred".
hagnos ἁγνός Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "chaste".
hago Ancient Germanic, Old Dutch
Germanic word meaning "enclosure".
hǎi Chinese
Chinese character meaning "sea, ocean".
hải Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of hǎi.
hajime 1 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of zhào.
hajime 2 Japanese
Japanese nanori reading of .
hajime 3 Japanese
Japanese nanori reading of yuán.
hajj حَجّ Arabic
Arabic word meaning "hajj, pilgrimage".
halal הָלַל Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "to praise, to shine".
halh Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "nook, recess".
hallo Ancient Germanic
Germanic word meaning "hall, manor".
hallr Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "rock".
ham 1 Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "home, estate, settlement".
ham 2 Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "water meadow, enclosure".
hama 浜, 濱 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of bāng.
hamel Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "crooked, mutilated".
hamid حَمِيد Arabic
Arabic word meaning "praiseworthy".
hamida حَمِدَ Arabic
Arabic word meaning "to praise".
hamon הָמוֹן Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "multitude, crowd".
hán 韩, 韓 Chinese
Chinese character referring to the former state of Han, which existed from the 5th to 3rd centuries BC in what is now Shanxi and Henan provinces.
han 1 韓, 한 Korean
Korean reading of hán. It is also used to refer to the region of Korea.
han 2 Japanese
Japanese on reading of bàn.
hana 1 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of huā.
hana 2 Japanese
Means "flower, splendour", a Japanese kun reading of huá.
háng Chinese
Chinese character meaning "business, line, row".
hằng Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of héng.
háo Chinese
Chinese character meaning "brave, heroic, chivalrous".
hào 1 镐, 鎬 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "stove, bright".
hào 2 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "daybreak, bright".
hào 3 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "great, numerous, vast".
hào 4 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "bright, luminous, clear, hoary".
hào 5 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "summer, sky, heaven".
hào 6 Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of háo.
hǎo Chinese
Chinese character meaning "good, excellent".
har 1 Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "grey".
har 2 הַר Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "mountain".
hara 1 Japanese
Means "field, plain", from a Japanese kun reading of yuán.
hara 2 Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "hare".
hard Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "brave, hardy".
hari 1 Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "army".
hari 2 हरि Sanskrit
Sanskrit element meaning "yellow, tawny", and by extension "monkey, horse, lion".
harsha हर्ष Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "happiness".
harðr Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "brave, hardy".
haru 1 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of chūn.
haru 2 Japanese
Japanese nanori reading of yáng.
haru 3 Japanese
Japanese nanori reading of qíng.
haru 4 遥, 遙 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of yáo.
haruka 遥, 遙 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of yáo.
hashi Japanese
Japanese kun reading of qiáo.
haso Old High German, Old Saxon, Old Dutch
Old High German word meaning "hare".
hasuna حَسُنَ Arabic
Arabic word meaning "to be good, to be beautiful".
hat Ancient Egyptian
Ancient Egyptian word meaning "front".
hau Hawaiian
Hawaiian word meaning "snow, cold".
haugr Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse word meaning "hill".
havan Old High German
Old High German word meaning "pot, vessel".
hay հայ Armenian
Armenian word meaning "Armenian".
haya Japanese
Japanese nanori reading of sǔn.
hayashi Japanese
Japanese kun reading of lín.
hayate Japanese
Japanese kun reading of .
hayiya حيي Arabic
Arabic word meaning "to live".
1 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "river, stream".
2 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "lotus, water lily".
3 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "harmony, peace".
4 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "where, what, who" (an interrogative word).
heafoc Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "hawk".
heafod Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "head".
heah Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "high".
heard Anglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "brave, hardy".
hedd Ancient Welsh
Welsh word meaning "peace".
heg Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "hay".
hēi Chinese
Chinese character meaning "black".
hei 1 Japanese
Japanese kan'on reading of píng.
hei 2 Tahitian
Tahitian word meaning "garland, crown of flowers".
heid Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "kind, sort, type". It converts an adjective into a noun.
heil Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "happy, hearty, healthy".
heim Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "home".
heimr Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse word meaning "home".
heiðr Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "bright, clear".
helios ἥλιος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "sun".
helm Ancient Germanic, Anglo-Saxon
Germanic element meaning "helmet, protection".
hema हेम Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "golden".
héng 1 恒, 恆 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "constant, persistent".
héng 2 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "lady".
hēng Chinese
Chinese character meaning "smoothly progressing".
heord Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "herd".
heort Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "hart, male deer".
here 1 Anglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "army".
here 2 Tahitian
Tahitian word meaning "loved, dear".
herizogo Old High German
Old High German word meaning "army leader, duke".
heros ἥρως Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "hero, warrior".
herr Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "army".
herro Old High German
Old High German word meaning "master".
herutaz Ancient Germanic (Hypothetical)
Proto-Germanic word meaning "hart, male deer".
heure Medieval French
Old French word meaning "hour, time".
hi 1 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of yáng.
hi 2 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of .
hi 3 Japanese
Japanese on reading of fēi.
hi 4 Japanese
Japanese nanori reading of .
hi 5 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of huǒ.
hibiki Japanese
Japanese kun reading of xiǎng.
hide 1 Japanese
Means "excellent, outstanding", a Japanese nanori reading of xiù.
hide 2 Japanese
Means "excellent, fine", a Japanese nanori reading of yīng.
hiemi ἵημι Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "to throw".
hierde Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "herdsman, guardian".
hieros ἱερός Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "sacred, divine".
hikari 光, ひかり Japanese
Japanese kun reading of guāng.
hikaru 1 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of guāng.
hikaru 2 Japanese
Japanese nanori reading of huī.
hiko 彦, 彥 Japanese
Means "boy, prince", from a Japanese kun reading of yàn.
hilal هلال Arabic
Arabic word meaning "crescent moon".
hilaros ἱλαρός Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "cheerful".
hild Ancient Germanic, Anglo-Saxon
Germanic element meaning "battle".
hildr Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "battle".
hilja Medieval Finnic
Finnic word meaning "silent, quiet".
himawari 向日葵 Japanese
Japanese character meaning "sunflower".
hinata 1 日向 Japanese
Japanese character meaning "sunny place".
hinata 2 陽向 Japanese
Japanese character meaning "toward the sun".
hinata 3 向日葵 Japanese
Non-standard reading of himawari.
hippos ἵππος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "horse".
hira 1 हीर Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "diamond".
hira 2 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of píng.
hiraku Japanese
Japanese kun reading of .
hiro 1 Japanese
Means "tolerant, generous", from a Japanese kun reading of kuān.
hiro 2 Japanese
Japanese nanori reading of .
hiro 3 Japanese
Means "prosperous", from a Japanese kun reading of hào.
hiro 4 Japanese
Japanese nanori reading of .
hiro 5 Japanese
Means "command, esteem", from a Japanese kun reading of .
hiro 6 Japanese
Means "fathom, armspan", a Japanese kun reading of xún.
hiro 7 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of hóng.
hiroshi 1 Japanese
Means "tolerant, generous", from a Japanese nanori reading of kuān.
hiroshi 2 Japanese
Japanese nanori reading of .
hiroshi 3 Japanese
Means "prosperous", from a Japanese nanori reading of hào.
hiroshi 4 Japanese
Means "command, esteem", from a Japanese nanori reading of .
hiruz Old High German
Old High German word meaning "hart, male deer".
hisa Japanese
Japanese nanori reading of jiǔ.
histemi ἵστημι Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "to stand, to set up".
hito 1 Japanese
Japanese nanori reading of shǐ.
hito 2 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of rén.
hito 3 Japanese
Japanese nanori reading of rén.
hitomi Japanese
Japanese kun reading of tóng.
hjalmr Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "helmet".
hjǫrr Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "sword".
hjǫrtr Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse word meaning "hart, male deer".
hlaw Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "mound, small hill".
hle Southern African, Nguni
Nguni word meaning "beautiful, good".
hlenga Southern African, Nguni
Nguni word meaning "rescue, save".
hlíð Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse word meaning "hillside, slope".
hlud Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "famous, loud".
hnod Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "crush".
ho 1 鎬, 호 Korean
Korean reading of hào.
ho 2 晧, 호 Korean
Korean reading of hào.
ho 3 浩, 호 Korean
Korean reading of hào.
ho 4 皓, 호 Korean
Korean reading of hào.
ho 5 昊, 호 Korean
Korean reading of hào.
ho 6 好, 호 Korean
Korean reading of hǎo.
ho 7 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of suì.
ho 8 Japanese
Japanese on reading of bǎo.
hoa Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of huā.
hoàng Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of huáng.
hoc Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "hook, corner".
hod 1 Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "hood, hat".
hod 2 הוֹד Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "majesty, splendour".
hodah הוֹדָה Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "to thank".
hodos ὁδός Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "road, way".
hof Old High German, Anglo-Saxon, Old Dutch
Germanic word meaning "garden, courtyard, house, estate".
hogg Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "hog".
hoh 1 Old High German
Old High German word meaning "high".
hoh 2 Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "heel, point of land".
hokaz Ancient Germanic (Hypothetical)
Germanic word meaning "hook, corner".
hōkū Hawaiian
Hawaiian word meaning "star".
holegn Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "holly".
holgar Spanish
Spanish word meaning "to rest, to enjoy oneself".
hǫll Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse word meaning "hall, manor".
holmr Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "small island".
holt Anglo-Saxon, Ancient Scandinavian, Old Dutch, Old Saxon
Old English, Old Norse, Old Dutch and Old Saxon word meaning "forest".
holz Old High German
Old High German word meaning "wood".
homme Medieval French
Old French word meaning "man".
homo Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "man".
hon Japanese
Japanese kan'on reading of běn.
hóng 1 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "enlarge, expand, great".
hóng 2 鸿, 鴻 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "wild swan, great, vast".
hóng 3 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "rainbow".
hóng 4 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "wide, spacious, great, vast".
hóng 5 红, 紅 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "red, vermillion, blush".
hồng Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of hóng.
hono 1 Japanese
Obscure Japanese nanori reading of .
hono 2 Japanese
Obscure Japanese nanori reading of suì.
honor Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "honour".
hora Ancient Roman
Latin word meaning "hour".
horh Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "dirt, mud, mucus".
hosanna ὡσαννά Biblical Greek
Greek rendering of the Aramaic expression הושע נא (Hosha' na') meaning "deliver us" in Hebrew.
hosha' na' הושע נא Ancient Aramaic
Aramaic expression meaning "deliver us" in Hebrew.
hoshi Japanese
Japanese kun reading of xīng.
hotaru Japanese
Japanese kun reading of yíng.
hóu Chinese
Chinese character meaning "lord, nobleman".
hòu Chinese
Chinese character meaning "thick".
houbit Old High German
Old High German word meaning "head".
houva Old Dutch
Old Dutch word meaning "plot of land, farm".
houwan Old High German
Old High German word meaning "to chop, to cut".
hraban Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "raven".
hrace Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "throat".
hræfn Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "raven".
hrafn Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse word meaning "raven".
hramn Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "raven".
hreiðr Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "nest, home".
hris Old High German
Old High German word meaning "twig, branch, bush".
hrod Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "fame".
hrok Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "rest".
hrom Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "fame".
hros Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "horse".
hroð Anglo-Saxon
Old English element meaning "fame".
hróðr Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "fame".
hryðer Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "cattle, ox".
htp Ancient Egyptian
Ancient Egyptian word meaning "peace, satisfaction".
hu 厚, 후 Korean
Korean reading of hòu.
hu' הוּא Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "he" (third-person pronoun).
Chinese
Chinese character meaning "beard, whiskers, recklessly, wildly, barbarian".
Chinese
Chinese character meaning "tiger".
huá 华, 華 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "splendid, illustrious, flowery, Chinese".
huā Chinese
Chinese character meaning "flower, blossom".
huán 环, 環 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "circle, ring".
huàn 焕, 煥 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "shining, brilliant, lustrous".
huān 欢, 歡 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "happy, pleased".
huáng 1 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "bright, shining, luminous".
huáng 2 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "female phoenix".
huáng 3 黄, 黃 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "yellow".
huệ 1 Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of huì.
huệ 2 Vietnamese
Vietnamese word meaning "tuberose (flower)", from huì.
hug Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "mind, thought, heart, spirit".
hugr Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "mind, thought".
hui 1 姬, 희 Korean
Korean reading of .
hui 2 嬉, 희 Korean
Korean reading of .
hui 3 熙, 희 Korean
Korean reading of .
huì 1 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "bright, intelligent".
huì 2 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "favour, benefit".
huì 3 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "orchid".
huì 4 绘, 繪 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "picture, painting".
huī 辉, 輝 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "brightness".
hulda Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "merciful, graceful".
hulta Ancient Germanic (Hypothetical)
Proto-Germanic word meaning "wood".
humbal Old High German
Old High German word meaning "bee".
hun 1 Ancient Germanic, Anglo-Saxon
Germanic element meaning "bear cub, warrior".
hun 2 勛, 훈 Korean
Korean reading of xūn.
hùng Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of xióng.
hunig Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "honey".
huntian Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "to hunt".
huǒ Chinese
Chinese character meaning "fire".
huoba Old High German
Old High German word meaning "plot of land, farm".
huod Old Dutch
Old Dutch word meaning "hood, hat".
huok Old Dutch
Old Dutch word meaning "hook, corner".
hương Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of xiāng.
huot Old High German
Old High German word meaning "hood, hat".
hursaĝ Sumerian
Sumerian word meaning "mountain, foothill".
hurst Old High German
Old High German word meaning "thicket, nest".
hus Old High German, Old Dutch, Anglo-Saxon
Germanic word meaning "house".
husa Ancient Germanic (Hypothetical)
Proto-Germanic word meaning "house".
husn حُسْن Arabic
Arabic word meaning "beauty, goodness".
hữu Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of yǒu.
hux Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "insult, scorn".
huy Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of huī.
hvítr Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse word meaning "white".
hwæte Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "wheat".
hwan 煥, 환 Korean
Korean reading of huàn.
hwit Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "white".
hwt Ancient Egyptian
Ancient Egyptian word meaning "house, temple, enclosure".
hwyfar Ancient Welsh
Old Welsh word meaning "phantom, magical being".
hyakinthos ὑάκινθος Ancient Greek
Greek word for the hyacinth flower.
hye 1 慧, 혜 Korean
Korean reading of huì.
hye 2 惠, 혜 Korean
Korean reading of huì.
hyeon 1 賢, 현 Korean
Korean reading of xián.
hyeon 2 顯, 현 Korean
Korean reading of xiǎn.
hyeon 3 炫, 현 Korean
Korean reading of xuàn.
hyeon 4 鉉, 현 Korean
Korean reading of xuàn.
hyll Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "hill".
hymnos ὕμνος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "song, hymn".
hyrst Anglo-Saxon
Old English word meaning "thicket, nest".