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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
Benjirou Boy Japanese Son of two speec...
Bishamon Boy Japanese Help, sand and g...
Botan Girl Japanese Peony; thin ear ...
Chiaki Girl Japanese A thousand autumns
Chie Girl Japanese Blessed with wis...
Chieko Girl Japanese Child blessed wi...
Chiemi Girl Japanese Blessed with wis...
Chiharu Girl Japanese A thousand sprin...
Chihiro Girl Japanese A thousand quest...
Chiho Girl Japanese A thousand ears ...
Chika Girl Japanese A thousand summe...
Chikae Girl Japanese A thousand smell...
Chikako Girl Japanese Friendly child; ...
Chinatsu Girl Japanese A thousand summers
Chisaki Girl Japanese A thousand bloss...
Chisato Girl Japanese A thousand villa...
Chise Girl Japanese Little star; tor...
Chitose Girl Japanese Ascend with the ...
Chiya Girl Japanese A thousand nights
Chiyako Girl Japanese Child of a thous...
Chiye Girl Japanese Blessed with wis...
Chiyeko Girl Japanese Child blessed wi...
Chiyemi Girl Japanese Blessed with wis...
Chiyo Girl Japanese A thousand spark...
Chiyoe Girl Japanese Everlasting pain...
Chiyoko Girl Japanese Child of forever
Chiyoye Girl Japanese Everlasting pain...
Chizu Girl Japanese A thousand storks
Cho Girl Japanese Butterfly
Choko Girl Japanese Small child