Name: Keiko

Origin and Meaning of the Name Keiko

  • Meaning:
    Blessed child
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (KAY koh)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Keiko)
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Miscellaneous Info for Keiko

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  • Used in:
    English and Japanese speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Depending on the characters (kanji, hiragana) chosen to write the name, Keiko may mean "blessed child", "joyful child" or "respectful child", as well as other possibilities.

    Keiko is one of the most common names featuring the "ko" ending meaning "child". Up until very recently a large amount of Japanese girls were given names ending in "ko", but the practice is less common today. Many Japanese women drop the "ko" when they become adults.

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