Name: Sumie

Origin and Meaning of the Name Sumie

  • Meaning:
    Genuine branch
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (soo mee EH)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Sumie)
  • Rating:
    Low
    High

Miscellaneous Info for Sumie

  • Categories:
  • Used in:
    Japanese speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    The Japanese name Sumie may be written with the characters for "genuine; purity; innocence" (sumi) and "bough; branch" (e). Other possibilities include "lucidity; be clear; clear" (sumi) and "creek; inlet; bay" (e), as well as "longevity; congratulations; one's natural life" (su), "beauty; beautiful" (mi) and "creek; inlet; bay" (e).
    Sumie is also the Japanese vocabulary word for ink and wash painting, an East Asian type of brush painting also known as wash painting.

Similar Names to Sumie for Boys & Girls

The name meaning of Sumie and the name origin of Sumie have been reviewed by our name experts.