Name: Haru

Origin and Meaning of the Name Haru

  • Meaning:
    Sunshine; springtime
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Both
  • Pronunciation:
    (HA roo)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Haru)
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Miscellaneous Info for Haru

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  • Used in:
    Japanese speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Haru was ranked 18th most popular male name of 2006 in Japan, written with the character for "sunshine". It is the first or last element of a number of names, such as Haruka, Haruko, Haruna, Hiroaki, Hideaki.
    It is also the Japanese vocabulary word for springtime. The character for "spring" is a possible way to write the name, among others.

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