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Japanese Names

GIRLS

Ayame

(le – yah – may)
Meaning: Iris flower
Aya, Ayam, Aimme, Ame

 Chikage

(chee – kah – ge)
Meaning: thousands of views

Chikako

(chee – kah – ko)
Meaning: child of wisdom

Chiko

(chee – ko)
Meaning: pledge

Eriko

(e – ree – ko)
Meaning: cove

Fujiko

(foo – jee – ko)
Meaning: child of wisteria

Hanako

(hah – nah – ko)
Meaning: flower child

Hiraka

(heer – ah – kah)
Meaning: mighty one
Kay

Jun

(jun)
Meaning: obedience

Kame

(kah – me)
Meaning: long life

Kameko

(kah – may – ko)
Meaning: child of the tortoise

Kami

(kah – mee)
Meaning: divine aura

Kichi

(kee – chee)
Meaning: lucky
Kicki

Kyoko

(keey – yo – ko)
Meaning: child of capital city

Mariko

(mah – ree –ko)
Meaning: benefit

Matsuko

(maht – soo – ko)
Meaning: pine tree child

Michie

(mee – chee)
Meaning: gateway

Michiko

(mee – chee – ko)
Meaning: child of beauty

Midori

(mee – dor -ee)
Meaning: green

Mieko

(mee – e – ko)
Meaning: blessed child

Misoka

(mee – so – kah)
Meaning: born on last day of the month

Mitsu

(meet – soo)
Meaning: shine

Miya

(mee – yah)
Meaning: beauty

Sachiko

(sah – chee – ko)
Meaning: fortune
Sachi

Sakura

(sah – koo – rah)
Meaning: cherry blossom

 Sora

(SOR – ah)
Meaning: sky
Soren, Silas

Suki

(soo – kee)
Meaning: fond of
Sukie, Sookie

Suzu

(soo -zoo)
Meaning: Bell

Tamika

(tah – mee – kah)
Meaning: people
Tami

Tani

(tah – nee)
Meaning: valley

Tomiko

(to – mee -ko)
Meaning: treasured

Ume

(oo -me)
Meaning: plum blossom

Umiko

(oo – mee -ko)
Meaning: ocean girl

Yuki

(yoo – kee)
Meaning: snow

 Yuriko

(yoo – ree -ko)
Meaning: lily child

BOYS

Akio

(ah – kee – o)
Meaning: bright boy

Dai

(dah – ee)
Meaning: large

Jiro

(jee – ro)
Meaning: second son

Kaemon

(kah – ay – mon)
Meaning: joyful

Keiji

(kay – jee)
Meaning: respect

Keitaro

(kay – tah – ro)
Meaning: blessed

Kenji

(ken – jee)
Meaning: intelligent
Kenjiro

Kentaro

(ken – tah – ro)
Meaning: sharp

Manzo

(mahn – zo)
Meaning: third son

Mareo

(mah – ray – o)
Meaning: rare

Masao

(mah – sah – o)
Meaning: righteous

Minoru

(mee – no – roo)
Meaning: ripen

Morio

(moo – ree – o)
Meaning: defender

Rai

(rie – ee)
Meaning: thunder

Raiden

(rie – den)
Meaning: thunder
Raidon, Rayden, Raydon

Renjiro

(ren – jee – ro)
Meaning: true

Saburo

(sah – boo – ro)
Meaning: third son

Sachio

(sah – chee – o)
Meaning: fortunate

Sanjiro

(sahn – jee – ro)
Meaning: admired

Seiji

(say – jee)
Meaning: lawful

Takeo

(tah – Kay – o)
Meaning: strong

Tanjiro

(tahn – jee -ro)
Meaning: second son

Taro

(tar – o)
Meaning: first son

Toshiro

(to – shee – ro)
Meaning: talented

Yuto

(yoo – to)
Meaning: town in Shizuoka Japan

Zihan

(zee – nan)
Meaning: second born son