01:57 Jan 18, 2002
English to Japanese translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: BARSAM
its a name

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Timothy Takemoto



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The usual way to put this into Japanese is to use the Japanese phonetic alphabet (katakana). Assuming that the pronounciation of Barsam is the amalgamation of iron *bar* and and the *sam* of Samuel, then in Japanese this would be


or in Japanese letters,


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If you would like to write your name in Sino-Japanese letters then that is not contvetional but possible also. There are many possibilities.

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場 place
馬 horse
芭 tree? The Ba of the poet Basho
亜 sub or asia
阿 mainly meaningless, with Buddhist connotaion

沙 desert
佐 use in names a lot...mainly phonetic.

無 nothing buddhist connotation
牟 mainly phonetic
夢 dream

How about


Timothy Takemoto
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