昌 means 'prosperous'

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Strokes : 8    Frequency: 1389   Usefulness: 6    Study set: 6-1    Grade: 9   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 3 words   Used in 8 words   Used in 1103 names   Component in 12 kanji (1 Jōyō)
Jinmeiyō (人名用)
On    ショウ
Kun    さかん prosperous, bright, clear
Name    まさし   よし   あき   あきら   さかえ   あつ   すけ
⿱   sun; day   sun; day  
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 clear   to brave  
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昌 is not used in the most common form of any of the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese.
Across all words in Japanese, 昌 is used 8 times, read 1 way (with 1 variation).
ショウ : 5 words FIND ALL
peace; tranquility; tranquillity
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ショウ (read as じょう) : 3 words FIND ALL
Most common form: 繁盛
prosperity; flourishing; thriving
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An additional ショウ less common words include 昌 but the reading has not yet been categorized.

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ショウ    prosperous   
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ニチ   ジツ   sun; day   ひ    -か    
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