Name: Aoi

Origin and Meaning of the Name Aoi

  • Meaning:
    The hollyhock plant; blue-green colours
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Both
  • Pronunciation:
    (AH oh ee)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Aoi)
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Miscellaneous Info for Aoi

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  • Used in:
    Japanese speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Aoi appears in both the male and female top 100 of most popular names of 2006 in Japan. It is especially favored on girls and ranks as the 2nd most popular name after Hina (whereas it only appears at rank 55 for boys). The favorite character to write the name is that of the hollyhock plant (also called 'aoi' in Japanese). It may also be written with the character for "blue; green", and is the Japanese vocabulary world for blue. This term has a strong association with youth.

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