Name: Yoshiaki

Origin and Meaning of the Name Yoshiaki

  • Meaning:
    Bright justice
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (yoh SHEE ah kee)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Yoshiaki)
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Miscellaneous Info for Yoshiaki

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  • Used in:
    Japanese speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    The Japanese name Yoshiaki may be written with the characters for "righteousness; justice; morality" (yoshi) and "bright; light" (aki). Other possibilities include "happiness" (yoshi) and "bright; light" (aki). A famous bearer of the name was Yoshiaki Ashikaya. He was born in 1537 and became Shogun with Oda Nobunaga's support in 1568 but was driven into exile in 1573.

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