All custom calligraphy items are made-to-order in our little Beijing artwork-mounting workshop.

Not what you're looking for?

Maybe try to search again using:
1. Other similar-meaning words.
2. Fewer words or just one word.

Infinity Symbol in Chinese / Japanese...

Buy an Infinity Symbol calligraphy wall scroll here!

Start your custom "Infinity Symbol" project by clicking the button next to your favorite "Infinity Symbol" title below...

Quick links to words on this page...

  1. Infinity / Infinite / Unlimited / Unbounded
  2. Infinity / Infinite / Endless / Boundless
  3. Love Forever / Love Eternally
  4. Forever Love
  5. Eternal / Eternity
  6. Eternity / Always and Forever
  7. Forever Family
  8. Sky / Ether / Void / Emptiness / Unreality
  9. Enso - Japanese Zen Circle


Infinity / Infinite / Unlimited / Unbounded

Japanese = Infinity / Chinese = No limits
China wú xiàn
Japan mu gen
knob
ribbon top
knob

This is the Chinese and Japanese word meaning infinity, unlimited or unbounded.

Literally, this means "without limits" or "without (being) bound".

The first character means "never" or "not" or like a prefix "un-". The second means "limited", "restricted", or "bound".

Please note that the Japanese definition leans more toward "infinity" and the Chinese is more about being "boundless" or "without limits".

In Korean, this means infinity, infinitude, or boundlessness. But in Korean, this term has many interpretations or contexts, so your intended meaning might come out a little vague or ambiguous.

Infinity / Infinite / Endless / Boundless

(Chinese / Korean)
China wú qióng
Japan mu kyuu
knob
ribbon top
knob

This is the Chinese and Korean word meaning infinity, eternity, infinitude, infinite or endless.

Literally, this means "without (ever becoming) exhausted / poor", and in that context, can mean "inexhaustible" or "boundless", but this is usually read as "without end". Some extended definitions include eternity, infinitude, or immortality.

In some contexts it can mean "immortality".

The first character means "never" or "not". The second means "exhausted", "finished", or "ending".

Note: This is a Japanese word, but rarely used in modern Japan.

Love Forever / Love Eternally

China ài yǒng yuǎn
Japan ai ei en
knob
ribbon top
knob

The first character here means "love".

The last two mean forever, eternity, eternal, perpetuity, immortality, and/or permanence.

This is the shortest and most universal way to express this idea in Chinese and Japanese.

Japanese note: This sound more like a title than a phrase in Japanese (if that makes any sense). This is a great title for a romantic book, title of a movie, name of a perfume, or even a name for a store.


See Also...  Eternal Love | Forever Love

Forever Love

China yǒng yuǎn de ài
knob
ribbon top
knob

The first two characters mean forever, eternal, eternity, perpetuity, immortality, and/or permanence.

The third character is a possessive article which sort of makes this selection mean "The forever kind of love".

The last character is "love".


See Also...  Eternal Love Always

Eternal / Eternity

China yǒng héng
knob
ribbon top
knob

This is the Chinese word for eternity.
The first character means always, forever and perpetual. The second character holds the meaning of permanent. Together, they create a word that means eternal, eternally or infinite time.


See Also...  Immortality

Eternity / Always and Forever

China yǒng yuǎn
Japan ei-en
knob
ribbon top
knob

This is the Chinese, Korean and Japanese word for "forever".

If we take this word apart, the first character means "always", "forever" or "perpetual". While the second character means "far" or "distant".


See Also...  Immortality

Forever Family

China yǒng yuǎn de jiā
knob
ribbon top
knob

This is a special phrase that we composed for a "family by adoption" or "adoptive family".

It's the dream of every orphan and foster child to be formally adopted and find their "forever family".

The first two characters mean forever, eternal, eternity, perpetuity, immortality, and/or permanence. The third character connects this idea with the last character which means "family" and/or "home".


See Also...  Family

Sky / Ether / Void / Emptiness / Unreality

(Used in Japanese version of five elements)
China kōng
Japan kuu / kara / sora / ron
knob
ribbon top
knob

This single character means empty, void, hollow, vacant, vacuum, blank, nonexistent, vacuity, voidness, emptiness, non-existence, immateriality, unreality, the false or illusory nature of all existence, being unreal.

In Buddhist context, this relates to the doctrine that all phenomena and the ego have no reality, but are composed of a certain number of skandhas or elements, which disintegrate. The void, the sky, space. The universal, the absolute, complete abstraction without relativity. The doctrine further explains that all things are compounds, or unstable organisms, possessing no self-essence, i.e. are dependent, or caused, come into existence only to perish. The underlying reality, the principle of eternal relativity, or non-infinity, i.e. śūnya, permeates all phenomena making possible their evolution.

From Sanskrit and/or Pali, this is the translation to Chinese and Japanese of the title śūnya or śūnyatā.

In Japanese, when pronounced as "ron" (sounds like "roan") this can be a given name. It should be noted that this Kanji has about 5 different possible pronunciations in Japanese: kuu, kara, sora, ron, and uro. This is also an element in the Japanese version of the five elements.

Enso - Japanese Zen Circle

Japan en sou
knob
ribbon top
knob

This is Enso, which is really NOT a regular Japanese Kanji character. It falls more into the category of a symbol. In this case, it can be considered a religious symbol, as it is strongly-associated with Japanese Zen Buddhism.

Enso Circle

This is a typical appearance of Enso with an inscription by master calligrapher Michiko Imai.

Some call this "The Circle of Enlightenment". Others call it the "Infinity Circle". If you actually took the meanings of the two Kanji that make up the word "Enso", you could read it as "Mutual Circle" or "Circle of Togetherness". I think the Enso symbol can simply mean different things to different people. Therefore, you should let it have the meaning that you perceive.

Please note when you start making your customizations for an Enso wall scroll, you will see some possible ways it might be written, listed under the different calligraphy styles that we normally offer. However, Enso does not really conform to normal Asian calligraphy styles. Therefore, do not expect that you can make a style selection and expect the actual result to be identical. The appearance of your Enso will be determined by the artist's personal style, feeling, mood, etc. You cannot control or constrain that, to do so, would remove the art from the symbol.

Note: Our calligraphy selection process does not take this into account, as it was designed for Chinese characters and Japanese Kanji selection.

Please ignore the part where you are invited to pick a calligraphy style in the following pages.

Both our Japanese and Chinese master calligraphers are Buddhist (not as devout as monks, but Buddhist none the less). Therefore you can be assured that your Enso symbol will be written with the utmost effort and feeling.


By the way, when "Enso" is written in Kanji, it looks like this: 円相


Check dictionary for infinity


Buy some related in-stock artwork?

Compare: $40.00

Your Price: $16.88

Compare: $13.00

Your Price: $7.00

Compare: $87.50

Your Price: $35.00

Compare: $31.00

Your Price: $16.88

Compare: $31.00

Your Price: $16.88

Compare: $70.00

Your Price: $38.88

Compare: $106.00

Your Price: $58.88

Red LOVE Symbol Wall Scroll

Red LOVE Symbol Wall Scroll

Discounted Blemished

Compare: $35.00

Your Price: $19.00

HAPPINESS Symbol Wall Scroll

HAPPINESS Symbol Wall Scroll

Discounted Blemished

Compare: $87.50

Your Price: $39.00

LOVE Chinese Symbol Wall Scroll

Compare: $87.50

Your Price: $39.00

Compare: $87.50

Your Price: $39.00

Compare: $87.50

Your Price: $35.00

Compare: $87.50

Your Price: $39.00

LOVE Asian Symbol Wall Scroll

LOVE Asian Symbol Wall Scroll

Discounted Blemished

Compare: $87.50

Your Price: $39.00

Compare: $200.00

Your Price: $87.88


A nice Chinese calligraphy wall scroll

The scroll that I am holding in this picture is a "medium size"
4-character wall scroll.
As you can see, it is a great size to hang on your wall.
(We also offer custom wall scrolls in larger sizes)

A professional Chinese Calligrapher

Professional calligraphers are getting to be hard to find these days.
Instead of drawing characters by hand, the new generation in China merely type roman letters into their computer keyboards and pick the character that they want from a list that pops up.

There is some fear that true Chinese calligraphy may become a lost art in the coming years. Many art institutes in China are now promoting calligraphy programs in hopes of keeping this unique form of art alive.

Trying to learn Chinese calligrapher - a futile effort

Even with the teachings of a top-ranked calligrapher in China, my calligraphy will never be good enough to sell. I will leave that to the experts.


A high-ranked Chinese master calligrapher that I met in Zhongwei

The same calligrapher who gave me those lessons also attracted a crowd of thousands and a TV crew as he created characters over 6-feet high. He happens to be ranked as one of the top 100 calligraphers in all of China. He is also one of very few that would actually attempt such a feat.




If your search is not successful, just post your request on our forum, and we'll be happy to do research or translation for any reasonable request.

Successful Chinese Character and Japanese Kanji calligraphy searches within the last few hours...

Alfonso
Balance
Believe
Brother
Caitlin
Chaos
Child
Chloe
Courage
Cure
Daniel
Doctor
Ethan
Everlasting
Faith
Fighter
Free
Guanyin
Hero
Hope
Karma
Kristy
Kyle
Life Energy Spiritual
Linda
Love
Maria
Miles
Nadia
Nana Korobi Ya Oki
New Beginning New Life
Nirvana
Pablo
Peace
Phoenix
Priscilla
Pure
Raymond
Relax
Roxanne
Safe
Samurai Warrior
Sara
Shorinji Kempo
Smile
Snake
Soul
Success
The Red String
Theresa
Trust
Trust No One
Wisdom
Zion

With so many searches, we had to upgrade to our own Linux server.
Of course, only one in 500 searches results in a purchase - Hey buy a wall scroll!!!



See: Our list of specifically Japanese Kanji Calligraphy Wall Scrolls. And, check out Our list of specifically old Korean Hanja Calligraphy Wall Scrolls.

The following table is only helpful for those studying Chinese (or Japanese), and perhaps helps search engines to find this page when someone enters Romanized Chinese or Japanese

Title
Characters 
Simplified
Traditional
Japanese Romaji
(Romanized Japanese)
Various forms of Romanized Chinese
Infinity / Infinite / Unlimited / Unbounded无限
無限
mu gen
mugen
wú xiàn
wu xian
wu hsien
wu2 xian4
wuxian
Infinity / Infinite / Endless / Boundless无穷
無窮
mu kyuu
mukyuu
mu kyu
wú qióng
wu qiong
wu ch`iung
wu2 qiong2
wuqiong
wuchiung
wu chiung
Love Forever / Love Eternally爱永远
愛永遠
ai ei en
aieien
ài yǒng yuǎn
ai yong yuan
ai yung yüan
ai4 yong3 yuan3
aiyongyuan
Forever Love永远的爱
永遠的愛
n/ayǒng yuǎn de ài
yong yuan de ai
yung yüan te ai
yong3 yuan3 de ai4
yongyuandeai
Eternal / Eternity永恒
永恆
n/ayǒng héng
yong heng
yung heng
yong3 heng2
yongheng
Eternity / Always and Forever永远
永遠
ei-enyǒng yuǎn
yong yuan
yung yüan
yong3 yuan3
yongyuan
Forever Family永远的家
永遠的家
n/ayǒng yuǎn de jiā
yong yuan de jia
yung yüan te chia
yong3 yuan3 de jia1
yongyuandejia
Sky / Ether / Void / Emptiness / Unreality
kuu / kara / sora / ron
ku / kara / sora / ron
kōng
kong
k`ung
kong1
kung
kung
Enso - Japanese Zen Circle〇 / 円相
〇 / 円相
en sou
ensou
en so
n/a

If you have not set up your computer to display Chinese, the characters in this table probably look like empty boxes or random text garbage.
This is why I spent hundreds of hours making images so that you could view the characters in the "infinity" listings above.
If you want your Windows computer to be able to display Chinese characters you can either head to your Regional and Language options in your Win XP control panel, select the [Languages] tab and click on [Install files for East Asian Languages]. This task will ask for your Win XP CD to complete in most cases. If you don't have your Windows XP CD, or are running Windows 98, you can also download/run the simplified Chinese font package installer from Microsoft which works independently with Win 98, ME, 2000, and XP. It's a 2.5MB download, so if you are on dial up, start the download and go make a sandwich.

Some people may refer to this entry as Infinity Kanji, Infinity Characters, Infinity in Mandarin Chinese, Infinity Characters, Infinity in Chinese Writing, Infinity in Japanese Writing, Infinity in Asian Writing, Infinity Ideograms, Chinese Infinity symbols, Infinity Hieroglyphics, Infinity Glyphs, Infinity in Chinese Letters, Infinity Hanzi, Infinity in Japanese Kanji, Infinity Pictograms, Infinity in the Chinese Written-Language, or Infinity in the Japanese Written-Language.

Did you like this? Share it:

Share via email with a friend









This page of infinity symbol Chinese calligraphy dictionary search results was generated in 0.1032 seconds.