The Most Popular Japanese First Names

In the list we have sorted Japanese first names by popularity, along with their genders and meanings. By clicking on the highlighted names you can see additional information about the name, including the name's origin, religion, similar names and also celebrities with the same name.

Ranking Name Gender Meaning
1 Kenji / Unisex intelligent second son; strong, vigorous
2 Hiroshi Boy generous
3 Shigeru Girl -
4 Sachiko Girl child of joy
5 Masako Girl A truthful, honest child
6 Katsumi Girl to Win, To Overcome
7 Yoko Girl good or positive
8 Michiko Girl passing child or child of beautiful wisdom or knowledge
9 Toshio Boy -
10 Yoshiko Girl -
11 Hiromi Girl -
12 Hiroko Girl -
13 Yoshio Boy courageous one
14 Kazuo Boy The First Born Child
15 Akira Boy bright, clear, ideal
16 Keiko Girl be glad or rejoicing child
17 Hisako Girl -
18 Yoshimi Girl beautiful season
19 Fumiko Girl Academic or intellectual.
20 Masao Boy A saint
21 Toshiko Girl An ancient or valued child
22 Kiyoshi Boy The name means He is Pure
23 Takashi Boy Devoted piety
24 Yukio Boy snow
25 Hideo Boy excellent man
26 Koshi Girl To Try
27 Yasuko Girl peaceful, tranquil
28 Koichi Boy Dutiful, first
29 Reiko Girl beautiful or lovely child
30 Koji Boy To Light the Way
31 Takeshi Boy -
32 Takako Girl Child who is an aristocrat
33 Tadashi Boy -
34 Miyoko Girl A beautiful child of a beautiful generation
35 Tomiko Girl happiness child
36 Emiko Girl -
37 Shizuko Girl -
38 Noriko Girl law or order
39 Yuko Girl gracious child
40 Kiyoko Girl A Pure and Clean Child
41 Ko Boy To plagh, or to cultivate
42 Nobuko Girl child of faith
43 Mieko Girl the brightness of the light.
44 Yoshie Girl good, respectful
45 Shoji Boy -
46 Masami / Unisex One who will become beautiful
47 Teruko Girl -
48 Mitsuo Boy -
49 Ryoko Girl excellent child
50 Yasuo Boy -
51 Chiyoko Girl -
52 Kazue Girl The Favor of Harmony and Peace
53 Chieko Girl -
54 Sumiko Girl child of goodness or beautiful child
55 Hiroyuki Boy A lot of happiness; Broad Happiness
56 Akiko Girl autumn's child; bright child; glistening child
57 Shigeo Boy -
58 Susumu Boy -
59 Etsuko Girl -
60 Akio Boy Bright, clear
61 Shigeko Girl A child that has everything it needs
62 Isamu Boy -
63 Shizue Girl -
64 Kenichi Boy -
65 Masaki Girl -
66 Yaeko Girl child of the double bouquet
67 Aiko Girl little loved one
68 Masahiro Boy -
69 Shinichi Boy -
70 Shoichi Boy -
71 Jitsu / Unisex -
72 Osamu Boy -
73 Tomoko Girl A friendly or a knowing child
74 Sadako Girl Proper; Child
75 Masayuki Boy -
76 Takeo Boy strong like bamboo
77 Takao Boy -
78 Hideko Girl -
79 Tsutomu Boy -
80 Makoto Girl good
81 Yoshiaki Boy joyful autumn
82 Yuki Girl snow
83 Haruko Girl -
84 Ayako Girl -
85 Yuji Boy -
86 Kimiko Girl valuable, beatiful, noble; child
87 Asahi Girl Morning Sun
88 Haruo Boy -
89 Minoru Girl bear fruit
90 Atsushi Boy compassionate warrior
91 Kachi Boy -
92 Kiyo Girl -
93 Tetsuo Boy -
94 Yoshihiro Boy Common good
95 Kunio Boy -
96 Yutaka Boy abundance
97 Taeko Girl -
98 Tatsuo Boy Male dragon
99 Tadao Boy complacent; satisfied
100 Yukie Girl -

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