Japanese Baby Names and Meanings

Recent popular Japanese baby names with their characters and meanings.

Popular Japanese Baby Names
What are the most popular Japanese baby names right now? Here you can discover the top baby names in Japan between 1994 and 2003. Each Japanese baby name is shown with its kanji characters, pronunciation and meaning. The baby names are divided into boys' names and girls' names, ordered alphabetically by pronunciation. Just be aware that the same kanji symbols can have many possible pronunciations. On this page, the Japanese baby names are only shown with the most popular pronunciation associated with those kanji characters.

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Japanese Baby Names: Boys

Baby NamePronunciationMeaning
Japanese baby names: boys Daichi
Daiki
Daiki
Daiki
Daisuke
Jun
Kaito
Kazuki
Kazuya
Kenta
Kouhei
Naoki
Naoto
Ren
Riku
Ryouta
Ryouta
Ryuu
Shou
Shouhei
Shouta
Souta
Takahiro
Takumi
Takumi
Takuya
Takuya
Tatsuya
Tatsuya
Tsubasa
Yuu
Yuudai
Yuuta
Yuuto
Great + land
Great + tree
Great + shining
Great + valuable
Great + help
Swift steed
Sea + Big Dipper
One + shining
Harmony + to be
Health + well-built
Peace + calm
Honest + tree
Honest + person
Connect
Land
Help + well-built
Refreshing + well-built
Dragon
Soar
Soar + calm
Soar + well-built
Smoothly + well-built
Valuable + great
Pioneer + sea
Craftsman
Pioneer + to be
Pioneer + how
Accomplish + to be
Dragon + to be
Wing
Superior / gentle
Hero + great
Hero + well-built
Superior / gentle + Big Dipper
Japanese Baby Names: Girls

Baby NamePronunciationMeaning
Japanese baby names: girls Ai
Akane
Ami
Aoi
Asuka
Aya
Ayaka
Ayaka
Ayaka
Ayano
Ayano
Chihiro
Chinatsu
Haruka
Hina
Kaeda
Kana
Kotone
Mai
Mai
Manami
Mayu
Miho
Miki
Misaki
Miu
Miyu
Mizuki
Moe
Momoko
Nana
Nanako
Nanami
Natsuki
Natsumi
Reina
Riko
Rin
Rina
Saika
Saki
Sakura
Shiori
Yui
Yuuka
Love
Turkey red
Asia + beauty
Hollyhock
Tomorrow + fragrance
Colorful
Colorful + fragrant
Colorful + flower
Colorful + summer
Patterned + accordingly
Colorful + accordingly
Thousand + inquire
Thousand + summers
Far off
Sun + vegetation
Maple
Beautiful + Nara
Koto (Japanese harp) + sound
Dance
Flax + garments
Love + beauty
True + reason
Beauty + crest of a wave
Not yet + come
Beauty + bloom
Beauty + feather
Beauty + gentle / superior
Beauty + moon
Bud
Peach + child
Nara + (repetition - no meaning)
Nara + (repetition - no meaning) + child
Seven + seas
Vegetation + moon
Vegetation + pick
Sound of jewels + Nara
Jasmine + child
Cold
Family home + Nara
Colorful + flower
Early + narrative
Cherry blossom (in hiragana)
Poem + weave
Bind + garment
Gentle / superior + flower
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