The Most Popular Japanese Names

In the list we have sorted Japanese 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.

Boy Names

Ranking Name Gender Meaning
1 Kenji / Unisex intelligent second son; strong, vigorous
2 Hiroshi Boy generous
3 Toshio Boy -
4 Yoshio Boy courageous one
5 Kazuo Boy The First Born Child
6 Akira Boy bright, clear, ideal
7 Masao Boy A saint
8 Kiyoshi Boy The name means He is Pure
9 Takashi Boy Devoted piety
10 Yukio Boy snow
11 Hideo Boy excellent man
12 Koichi Boy Dutiful, first
13 Koji Boy To Light the Way
14 Takeshi Boy -
15 Tadashi Boy -
16 Ko Boy To plagh, or to cultivate
17 Shoji Boy -
18 Masami / Unisex One who will become beautiful
19 Mitsuo Boy -
20 Yasuo Boy -
21 Hiroyuki Boy A lot of happiness; Broad Happiness
22 Shigeo Boy -
23 Susumu Boy -
24 Akio Boy Bright, clear
25 Isamu Boy -
26 Kenichi Boy -
27 Masahiro Boy -
28 Shinichi Boy -
29 Shoichi Boy -
30 Jitsu / Unisex -
31 Osamu Boy -
32 Masayuki Boy -
33 Takeo Boy strong like bamboo
34 Takao Boy -
35 Tsutomu Boy -
36 Yoshiaki Boy joyful autumn
37 Yuji Boy -
38 Haruo Boy -
39 Atsushi Boy compassionate warrior
40 Kachi Boy -
41 Tetsuo Boy -
42 Yoshihiro Boy Common good
43 Kunio Boy -
44 Yutaka Boy abundance
45 Tatsuo Boy Male dragon
46 Tadao Boy complacent; satisfied
47 Sadao Boy -
48 Yoshiharu Boy -
49 Teruo Boy -
50 Masaaki Boy -
51 To Boy -
52 Noboru Boy climber
53 Seiji Boy lawful; manages affairs of state
54 Hisao Boy Story of life; Life Story
55 Seiichi Boy A first born son
56 Yoshikazu Boy righteous first son
57 Satoshi Boy -
58 Toshiyuki Boy -
59 Toshiaki Boy -
60 Ichiro Boy -
61 Fumio Boy -
62 Toru Boy persistent; clear
63 Saburo Boy Japanese name meaning brightness
64 Masayoshi Boy -
65 Hitoshi Boy Equal; Level; Even tempered
66 Junichi Boy -
67 Eiji Boy Cheerful and one second; eternity
68 Eiichi Boy A notable and powerful ruler who is bright
69 Ken Boy -
70 Yoshinori Boy -
71 Shiro Boy The four sons
72 Yasuhiro Boy -
73 Shozo Boy -
74 Ei Boy -
75 Shinji Boy -
76 Kazuhiro Boy -
77 Tsuneo Boy -
78 Ippu Boy -
79 Tomio Boy -
80 Nobuo Boy -
81 Norio Boy -
82 Kun Boy Universe
83 Masato Boy Japanese name for justice
84 Hiroaki Boy -
85 Michio Boy man with strength of three thousand
86 Mamoru Boy -
87 Ho Boy Good
88 Yoichi Boy -
89 Mikio Boy tree
90 Hideki Boy Excellence, Esteem,Excellent
91 Kazuhiko Boy -
92 Shinobu Boy A person that is very enduring
93 Hideaki Boy Bright, Excellent
94 Keiji Boy govern with discretion
95 Takayuki Boy -
96 Masatoshi Boy -
97 Shuichi Boy -
98 Jiro Boy second son
99 Masahiko Boy -
100 Masanori Boy -

Girl Names

Ranking Name Gender Meaning
1 Kenji / Unisex intelligent second son; strong, vigorous
2 Shigeru Girl -
3 Sachiko Girl child of joy
4 Masako Girl A truthful, honest child
5 Katsumi Girl to Win, To Overcome
6 Yoko Girl good or positive
7 Michiko Girl passing child or child of beautiful wisdom or knowledge
8 Yoshiko Girl -
9 Hiromi Girl -
10 Hiroko Girl -
11 Keiko Girl be glad or rejoicing child
12 Hisako Girl -
13 Yoshimi Girl beautiful season
14 Fumiko Girl Academic or intellectual.
15 Toshiko Girl An ancient or valued child
16 Koshi Girl To Try
17 Yasuko Girl peaceful, tranquil
18 Reiko Girl beautiful or lovely child
19 Takako Girl Child who is an aristocrat
20 Miyoko Girl A beautiful child of a beautiful generation
21 Tomiko Girl happiness child
22 Emiko Girl -
23 Shizuko Girl -
24 Noriko Girl law or order
25 Yuko Girl gracious child
26 Kiyoko Girl A Pure and Clean Child
27 Nobuko Girl child of faith
28 Mieko Girl the brightness of the light.
29 Yoshie Girl good, respectful
30 Masami / Unisex One who will become beautiful
31 Teruko Girl -
32 Ryoko Girl excellent child
33 Chiyoko Girl -
34 Kazue Girl The Favor of Harmony and Peace
35 Chieko Girl -
36 Sumiko Girl child of goodness or beautiful child
37 Akiko Girl autumn's child; bright child; glistening child
38 Etsuko Girl -
39 Shigeko Girl A child that has everything it needs
40 Shizue Girl -
41 Masaki Girl -
42 Yaeko Girl child of the double bouquet
43 Aiko Girl little loved one
44 Jitsu / Unisex -
45 Tomoko Girl A friendly or a knowing child
46 Sadako Girl Proper; Child
47 Hideko Girl -
48 Makoto Girl good
49 Yuki Girl snow
50 Haruko Girl -
51 Ayako Girl -
52 Kimiko Girl valuable, beatiful, noble; child
53 Asahi Girl Morning Sun
54 Minoru Girl bear fruit
55 Kiyo Girl -
56 Taeko Girl -
57 Yukie Girl -
58 Kimie Girl -
59 Hatsue Girl -
60 Kaoru Girl Fragant
61 Katsuko Girl -
62 Kiyomi Girl -
63 Fusako Girl -
64 Toshie Girl mirror reflection
65 Chizuko Girl -
66 Harue Girl Spring Bough; Sunshine
67 Toyoko Girl -
68 Kikue Girl -
69 Masae Girl One who is blessed with elegance
70 Kunshi Girl To Shine
71 Fumi Girl -
72 Sanae Girl -
73 Yosuke Girl extensive support
74 Kayoko Girl -
75 Miyo Girl A Beautiful and charming child
76 Kazuko Girl -
77 Sadami Girl -
78 Mitsue Girl A shining light, a bright ray
79 Kumiko Girl companion child or drawing together
80 Mitsuko Girl -
81 Haruki Girl Spring Wood; Clear Up Radiance; Sunshine;
82 Fumie Girl -
83 Yukiko Girl snow
84 Midori Girl green
85 Yumiko Girl arrow child
86 Kuniko Girl -
87 Miyoshi Girl -
88 Misako Girl A fascinating child, beautiful sea or sand
89 Mayumi Girl A girl of true beauty
90 Hisae Girl -
91 Kenichiro Girl -
92 Harumi Girl Japanese - Spring; Beauty; Clear Weather
93 Tokiko Girl -
94 Misao Girl -
95 Tomie Girl twin
96 Michiyo Girl -
97 Tamiko Girl let people see benefit
98 Chiyo Girl thousand generations or worlds
99 Ritsuko Girl -
100 Kazumi / Unisex Beautiful Harmony

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