Life & Spirit, Popular Kanji “Genjitsu” – Japanese Kanji Symbols for Reality or Actuality Posted by japanese-kanjisymbols on 2011/07/172012/01/18 I wrote “Genjitsu”. It means “Reality” or “Actuality” in English. “Gen” means Appear “Jitsu” means True, Real or Actual Antonym of Genjitsu are Kyokou(means fictional) or Risou(means ideals). What kanji do you want to know? Please let me know your worrisome word.