Name: Yamato

Origin and Meaning of the Name Yamato

  • Meaning:
    Ancient Japan
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (YAH mah to)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Yamato)
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Miscellaneous Info for Yamato

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  • Used in:
    Japanese speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Yamato is the 7th most popular boys' name in Japan in 2006. The favored characters to write it read "ancient Japan".

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