Name: Kiyo

Origin and Meaning of the Name Kiyo

  • Meaning:
    Purity
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (KEE yo)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Kiyo)
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Miscellaneous Info for Kiyo

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  • Used in:
    Japanese speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    The Japanese name Kiyo may be written with the character for "pure; purify; cleanse". Other possibilities include the characters for "rejoice; take pleasure in" (ki) and "substitute; change; period; generation" (yo).
    Princess Kiyo (Kiyo-hime) is a character of Japanese folklore of a rejected maiden who turned into a dragon.

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