Name: Yoshio

Origin and Meaning of the Name Yoshio

  • Meaning:
    Righteous man
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (YOH shee oh)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Yoshio)
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Miscellaneous Info for Yoshio

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  • Used in:
    Japanese speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    The Japanese name Yoshio may be written with the characters for "righteousness; justice; morality; honor" (yoshi) and "masculine; male; hero" (o). Other possibilities include "applaud; praise; esteem" or "perfume; balmy; fragrant" for 'yoshi' and "masculine; male; hero" (o). Yoshio was particularly popular in the United States in the 1920s.

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Popularity Rank of Yoshio (US top 1000 names since 1880)

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Yoshio - Rankings by Year

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(Source: U.S. SSA)
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