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For parents who like to get creative and think outside the box, Japanese baby names are a great place to start. Japanese names are usually written in kanji, which are characters of Chinese origin in Japanese pronunciation, may have a variety of possible Japanese pronunciations. Following this trait, one Japanese name can have dozens of meanings, as well. We have done our best to detangle the mystery in our collection of Japanese names, and have included many traditional and modern Japanese names. Our name detail pages include gender and pronunciation, meaning, popularity info, notable namesakes and pop culture references about each name. Check out our selection of fine Japanese baby names.

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Name Gender Origin Meaning Rating
Shizu Girl Japanese Quiet
Shizue Girl Japanese Quiet branch
Shizuka Girl Japanese Quiet; quiet per...
Shizuko Girl Japanese Quiet child
Shizuye Girl Japanese Quiet branch
Sho Boy Japanese Soar; fly
Shogo Boy Japanese One's ministry
Shoji Boy Japanese Proper peace
Shoko Girl Japanese Auspicious child
Shou Boy Japanese Soar; fly
Shougo Boy Japanese One's ministry
Shouko Girl Japanese Auspicious child
Shouta Boy Japanese Heavy flight
Shu Boy Japanese Discipline
Shuichi Boy Japanese One lord
Shuichiro Boy Japanese Governing first ...
Shun Boy Japanese Speed; fine horse
Shunka Girl Japanese High flower
Shunsuke Boy Japanese Sagacious help
Shunya Boy Japanese Springtime
Shusuke Boy Japanese To learn meditat...
Shuu Boy Japanese Discipline
Shuuichi Boy Japanese The best
Shuusuke Boy Japanese To learn meditat...
Shuuto Boy Japanese Holly and sake d...
Soji Boy Japanese General administer
Sonoko Girl Japanese Garden child
Sonomi Girl Japanese Beautiful garden
Sora Both Japanese Sky
Sorami Girl Japanese Beautiful sky