Elements Starting with K

usage
type
ka 1 Japanese
Japanese kan'on reading of jiā.
ka 10 Ancient Egyptian
Ancient Egyptian word meaning "soul".
ka 2 Japanese
Japanese kan'on reading of huā.
ka 3 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of xiāng.
ka 4 Japanese
Japanese kan'on reading of huá.
ka 5 Japanese
Japanese kan'yoon reading of jiā.
ka 6 Japanese
Japanese kan'on reading of xià.
ka 7 Japanese
Japanese nanori reading of niǎo.
ka 8 Sanskrit
Sanskrit affix meaning "little".
ka 9 Hawaiian
Hawaiian definite article ("the").
kaan Mongolian
Mongolian title meaning "king, ruler, khan".
kabir كبير Arabic
Arabic word meaning "great, big".
kaede Japanese
Japanese kun reading of fēng.
kağan Turkish
Turkish form of kaan.
kǎi 凯, 凱 Chinese
Chinese character meaning "triumph, victory, music of triumph".
kai 1 Japanese
Japanese kan'on reading of hǎi.
kai 2 Hawaiian
Hawaiian word meaning "sea".
kaisar Ancient Germanic (Gothic)
Gothic word meaning "emperor", derived from the Roman name Caesar.
kajjala कज्जल Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "kohl, collyrium".
kake κάκη Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "evil".
kali Medieval Slavic
Slavic word meaning "dirt, mud, excrement".
kalina Medieval Slavic
Slavic word meaning "viburnum tree".
kallos κάλλος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "beauty".
kalos καλός Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "beautiful".
kalpana कल्पन Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "imagining, fantasy".
kalyana कल्याण Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "beautiful, lovely, auspicious".
kama 1 काम Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "love, desire".
kama 2 Hawaiian
Hawaiian word meaning "child".
kamal كمال Arabic
Arabic word meaning "perfection".
kami 1 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of shàng.
kami 2 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of shén.
kān Chinese
Chinese character meaning "publication".
kan 1 Japanese
Means "bookmark", a Japanese on reading of kān.
kan 2 Japanese
Japanese kan'on reading of huán.
kan 3 関, 關 Japanese
Japanese on reading of guān.
kan 4 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of shén.
kana Japanese
Japanese nanori reading of zòu.
kanan כָּנַן Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "to plant, to establish".
kanchana कञ्चन Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "gold".
kane Japanese
Japanese kun reading of jīn.
kāng Chinese
Chinese character meaning "peaceful, quiet".
kanta कान्त Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "desired, beloved, beautiful".
kanti कान्ति Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "desire, beauty".
kaori Japanese
Japanese kun reading of xiāng.
kaoru 1 Japanese
Means "fragrant", from a Japanese kun reading of xūn.
kaoru 2 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of xiāng.
kaoru 3 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of xīn.
kara कर Sanskrit
Sanskrit element meaning "maker".
karabo Southern African, Sotho
Sotho-Tswana word meaning "answer".
karana करण Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "clever, skillful".
karim كَرِيم Arabic
Arabic word meaning "generous, noble".
karl Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "man".
karpos καρπός Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "fruit".
kárr Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse word meaning "curly, curved".
karuma كَرُمَ Arabic
Arabic word meaning "to be generous".
kasih Malay
Malay word meaning "love".
kasto Old High German
Old High German word meaning "crate".
kasumi Japanese
Japanese kun reading of xiá.
katashi Japanese
Japanese nanori reading of jiān.
katleho Southern African, Sotho
Sotho-Tswana word meaning "prosperity, success".
katsu 1 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of shèng.
katsu 2 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of .
katus Ancient Celtic (Hypothetical)
Celtic word meaning "battle".
kavad כָּבַד Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "to be heavy, to be glorious".
kavita कविता Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "poem, poetry".
kavuka Medieval Slavic
Slavic word meaning "jackdaw".
kawa Japanese
Japanese kun reading of chuān.
kay Medieval French
Old French word meaning "wharf, quay".
kaza Japanese
Japanese kun reading of fēng.
kaziti Medieval Slavic
Slavic element meaning "to destroy".
kazu 1 Japanese
Japanese nanori reading of .
kazu 2 Japanese
Japanese nanori reading of .
Chinese
Chinese character meaning "overcome, win".
kea Hawaiian
Hawaiian word meaning "white".
kei 1 Japanese
Japanese kan'on reading of qìng.
kei 2 Japanese
Japanese kan'on reading of jìng.
kei 3 啓, 啟 Japanese
Japanese kan'on reading of .
kei 4 恵, 惠 Japanese
Japanese kan'on reading of huì.
kei 5 Japanese
Japanese kan'on reading of huì.
kei 6 Japanese
Japanese word meaning "gemstone", a kan'on reading of guī.
kekasmai κέκασμαι Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "to excel, to shine".
kemphio Old High German
Old High German word meaning "champion, warrior".
ken 1 Japanese
Japanese kan'on reading of jiàn.
ken 2 Japanese
Japanese on reading of qiān.
ken 3 Japanese
Japanese kan'yoon reading of yán.
ken 4 Japanese
Japanese kan'on reading of xián.
ketill Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "kettle, cauldron" (later also acquiring the meaning "helmet").
khaj Ancient Egyptian
Ancient Egyptian word meaning "to appear".
kham ຄຳ Lao
Lao word meaning "gold".
khánh Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of qìng.
khitai Medieval Turkic
Old Turkic word referring to the Khitan people.
khorvatu Medieval Slavic
Slavic word meaning "Croat".
khwj Ancient Egyptian
Ancient Egyptian word meaning "to protect".
ki 1 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of .
ki 10 Sumerian
Sumerian word meaning "ground, earth".
ki 2 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of shù.
ki 3 Japanese
Japanese kan'on reading of .
ki 4 Japanese
Japanese kan'on reading of huī.
ki 5 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of shēng.
ki 6 Japanese
Japanese kan'on reading of .
ki 7 Japanese
Japanese nanori reading of guì.
ki 8 Japanese
Means "joy, rejoice", a Japanese kan'on reading of .
ki 9 כִּי Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "that, because, since".
kichi Japanese
Japanese goon reading of .
kiku Japanese
Japanese goon reading of .
kim Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of jīn.
kimi Japanese
Means "lord, noble", from a Japanese kun reading of jūn.
kin Japanese
Japanese on reading of jīng.
kind Old High German
Old High German word meaning "child".
kīnu Akkadian
Akkadian word meaning "legitimate, true".
kirana किरण Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "dust" or "thread" or "sunbeam".
kirkja Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse word meaning "church" (via Old English from Greek).
kis Hungarian
Hungarian word meaning "small".
kishi Japanese
Japanese kun reading of àn.
kishora किशोर Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "colt".
kista Old High German
Old High German word meaning "chest, box" (via Latin from Greek).
kita Japanese
Japanese kun reading of běi.
kiyo 1 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of qīng.
kiyo 2 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of shèng.
kiyoshi 1 Japanese
Japanese nanori reading of qīng.
kiyoshi 2 Japanese
Means "pure", a Japanese nanori reading of chún.
kjarr Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse word meaning "thicket, brush".
kleini Old High German
Old High German word meaning "small, little".
kleitos κλειτός Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "splendid, famous".
kleos κλέος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "glory".
klytos κλυτός Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "famous, noble".
kneht Old High German
Old High German word meaning "servant, apprentice".
knif Old Saxon
Old Saxon word meaning "knife".
knopf Old High German
Old High German word meaning "button".
ko 1 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of .
ko 2 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of xiǎo.
ko 3 Japanese
Japanese nanori reading of xīn.
ko 4 Japanese
Japanese on reading of .
1 Japanese
Means "peace", from a Japanese on reading of kāng.
2 Japanese
Japanese goon reading of guāng.
3 Japanese
Means "happiness, good luck", a Japanese kan'on reading of xìng.
4 Japanese
Means "prosperous", from a Japanese kan'on reading of hào.
5 Japanese
Japanese kan'on reading of xiào.
6 Japanese
Means "prince", from a Japanese kan'on reading of gōng.
koa Hawaiian
Hawaiian word meaning "warrior".
kodri Medieval Slavic
Slavic word meaning "curl".
kohaku 琥珀 Japanese
Japanese character meaning "amber".
koharu 小春 Japanese
Japanese character meaning "late summer".
kokkr Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse word meaning "rooster, cock".
kokoro Japanese
Japanese kun reading of xīn.
kokotu Medieval Slavic
Slavic word meaning "rooster".
koku 国, 國 Japanese
Japanese goon reading of guó.
kol Old High German
Old High German word meaning "coal".
kolo 1 Medieval Slavic
Slavic word meaning "wheel".
kolo 2 Old High German
Old High German word meaning "cabbage".
kondwa Southern African, Chewa
Nyasa word meaning "happy".
kōng Chinese
Chinese character meaning "empty, hollow, sky".
köngül Medieval Turkic
Turkic word meaning "heart".
konr Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse element meaning "son, descendant".
kopf Medieval German
Middle High German word meaning "head" (of Latin origin).
kopon Old Dutch
Old Dutch word meaning "to buy, to trade" (of Latin origin).
koppel Medieval Low German
Middle Low German word meaning "paddock, pasture".
korallion κοράλλιον Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "coral".
kord کرد Persian
Persian word meaning "Kurd".
kore κόρη Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "maiden".
korlji Medieval Slavic
Slavic word meaning "king", derived from the given name Karl, in reference to Charlemagne.
korn Old High German
Old High German word meaning "kernel, grain".
koseh کوسه Persian
Persian word meaning "shark, beardless".
koto Japanese
Refers to a type of musical instrument, from a Japanese kun reading of qín.
kǒu Chinese
Chinese character meaning "mouth, entrance".
koufon Old High German
Old High German word meaning "to buy, to trade" (of Latin origin).
kovati Medieval Slavic
Slavic word meaning "to forge".
koza Medieval Slavic
Slavic word meaning "goat".
kozilu Medieval Slavic
Slavic word meaning "male goat".
kram Old High German
Old High German word meaning "tent, trading post".
kranz Old High German
Old High German word meaning "wreath".
krasa Medieval Slavic
Slavic element meaning "beauty, adornment".
kratos κράτος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "power, strength".
kresu крѣсъ Medieval Slavic
Slavic element meaning "spark, light, rouse".
kristu Medieval Slavic
Slavic word meaning "cross".
krites κριτής Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "judge, critic".
krittika कृत्तिका Sanskrit
Sanskrit word referring the constellation of the Pleiades.
kroch Medieval German
Middle High German word meaning "tavern".
krojiti Medieval Slavic
Slavic word meaning "to cut".
krona Old High German
Old High German word meaning "crown", ultimately from Latin corona.
kruna Croatian
Croatian word meaning "crown", ultimately from Latin corona.
kruog Old High German
Old High German word meaning "jug, pot".
krupa Medieval Slavic
Slavic word meaning "grain, groats".
krus Medieval German
Middle High German word meaning "curly".
krystallos κρύσταλλος Ancient Greek
Greek word meaning "ice".
kshiti क्षिति Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "earth".
kshitija क्षितिज Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "earth-born, horizon".
ku 1 Japanese
Japanese goon reading of jiǔ.
ku 2 Japanese
Japanese goon reading of jiǔ.
ku 3 Japanese
Japanese goon reading of kōng.
Japanese
Japanese goon reading of kōng.
kuān Chinese
Chinese character meaning "broad".
kuàng 邝, 鄺 Chinese
Chinese character that refers to the Kuang clan.
kuchi Japanese
Japanese kun reading of kǒu.
kudurru Akkadian
Akkadian word meaning "eldest son".
kuí Chinese
Chinese character meaning "sunflower".
kukkaz Ancient Germanic (Hypothetical)
Proto-Germanic word meaning "rooster, cock".
kula कुल Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "family".
kuma Japanese
Japanese kun reading of xióng.
kumara कुमार Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "boy, prince".
kumari कुमारी Sanskrit
Sanskrit word meaning "girl".
kūn Chinese
Chinese character meaning "earth, female".
kun כּוּן Ancient Hebrew
Hebrew word meaning "to establish, to prepare".
kunedzi Medieval Slavic
Slavic word meaning "prince", of Germanic origin.
kuni 1 Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "clan, family".
kuni 2 国, 國 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of guó.
kuning Old High German, Old Dutch
Old High German and Old Dutch word meaning "king".
kunkel Medieval German
Middle High German word meaning "distaff, spindle".
kuofa Old High German
Old High German word meaning "container, cask, barrel".
kuoni Ancient Germanic
Germanic element meaning "brave".
kup Medieval Dutch
Middle Dutch word meaning "container, cask, barrel".
kur Sumerian
Sumerian word meaning "mountain, underworld".
kuro 黒, 黑 Japanese
Japanese kun reading of hēi.
kusu Japanese
Japanese kun reading of nán.
kvistr Ancient Scandinavian
Old Norse word meaning "twig, branch".
kydos κῦδος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "glory, renown".
kyō 1 Japanese
Japanese kan'on reading of xié.
kyō 2 Japanese
Japanese goon reading of jīng.
kyō 3 Japanese
Japanese kan'on reading of xiāng.
kyō 4 Japanese
Japanese on reading of xìng.
kyō 5 Japanese
Japanese kan'on reading of gōng.
kyrgyz кыргыз Kyrgyz, English
Kyrgyz word meaning "Kyrgyz".
kyriakon κυριακόν Ancient Greek
Ancient Greek word meaning "church".
kyrios κύριος Ancient Greek
Greek element meaning "lord".