Name: Jiro

Origin and Meaning of the Name Jiro

  • Meaning:
    Second son
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    (JEE roh)
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    English speaking countries
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    Jiro (with a short vowel 'o') does not occur as a Japanese first name, or highly unusually. However, Jiro is a common English transcription of the Japanese name Jirou (pronounced with a long vowel 'o'). Jirou may be written with the characters for "two" or "next" for 'ji' and "son" (rou) - among other possibilities.

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