Origin and Meaning of the Name Yoko
Miscellaneous Info for Yoko
Used in:English and Japanese speaking countries
Additional Info:Yoko (with a short vowel 'o') occurs rarely as a Japanese name. In such cases, it may be written with the characters for "reputation; praise; honor; glory" (yo) and "child" (ko). Other possibilities include "substitute; change; replace; period; era; generation" (ko) and "child" (ko).
However, Yoko is a common English transcription of the widely spread Japanese name Youko (pronounced with a long vowel 'o').
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