A Dictionary of Trade Names
EA Ref: HD69.B7 Y363 1990
NDL Name Authority List
国立国会図書館著者名典拠録｡明治以降日本人名 5 v. + index
EA Ref: Z695.1.P4 K64 1991
Name authority list for the National Diet Library from 1868-1991. Includes the reading of the name in Japanese for over 200,000 authors, their dates, profession or affiliation, title of book, sources for establishing authority.
Japanese Names: A Comprehensive Index by Characters and Readings
EAC: CS3000 .O53 1972
A useful guide for making educated guesses for the readings of Japanese names.
Japanese, Chinese, and Korean surnames and how to read them : 125,947 Japanese, 594 Chinese, and 259 Korean surnames written with Kanji as they appear in Japanese texts.
2 vols in 3.
EA Ref: PL683 .H33 1998.
Rekishi jinmei yomikata jiten
EA Ref: DS834 .R44 1989
Historical personages to 1868. Listed by the pronunciation of the first character in the name. Romanization, year of birth/death, and other supplementary information given.
Nihon Jinmei Jiten
EAC: DS834.8 .H3 1972
Useful for looking up people who are remembered by their given names, studio names or pseudonyms rather than surname. Also for identifying first names such as nanori (名乗), tsusho (通称), gago (雅号), and geimei (芸名). Arranged by Japanese syllabary, with a stroke index. Readings given in prewar kana orthography.
同姓異読み人名辞典 = A Dictionary of Famous Japanese People with the Same Written Surname
EA Ref: CS3000 .D67 1988
Contains 32,000 individuals whose family name has the same characters, but a different reading.
同名異人辞典 = Dictionary of famous Japanese people with the same written names
EA Ref: DS834 .D664 1988
名前から引く人名辞典 = First Name Dictionary of Japanese Famous People
EA Ref: CT1832 .N35 1988
Includes given name, posthumous name, stage name and pseudonym.
Shintei zōho go, betsumei jiten
Anonyms and pseudonyms, Japanese.
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