Japanese Unisex Names

Browse Baby Names By Category

Japanese Names

For parents who like to get creative and think outside the box, Japanese baby names are a great place to start. Japanese names are usually written in kanji, which are characters of Chinese origin in Japanese pronunciation, may have a variety of possible Japanese pronunciations. Following this trait, one Japanese name can have dozens of meanings, as well. We have done our best to detangle the mystery in our collection of Japanese names, and have included many traditional and modern Japanese names. Our name detail pages include gender and pronunciation, meaning, popularity info, notable namesakes and pop culture references about each name. Check out our selection of fine Japanese baby names.

Gender: Category:
Name Gender Origin Meaning Rating
Aiko Both Japanese Love child
Akira Both Japanese Intelligent
Ami Both Hebrew My people
Anna Both Hebrew Grace; favour
Aoi Both Japanese The hollyhock pl...
Ashura Both Arabic Tenth
Aya Both Japanese Design; paint
Ayumu Both Japanese Walk
Eri Both Hebrew My protector; my...
Hama Both Japanese Ground leaf
Haru Both Japanese Sunshine; spring...
Haruna Both Japanese Springtime veget...
Hibiki Both Japanese Echo; sound
Hikaru Both Japanese Light; ray of li...
Hinata Both Japanese Sunny place; in ...
Hiromi Both Japanese Broadminded beauty
Hisoka Both Japanese Secret
Izumi Both Japanese Fountain; spring
Jin Both Chinese Gold
Jun Both Chinese Truthful
Kaede Both Japanese Maple
Kairi Both Japanese Ocean village
Kana Both Hawaiian Name of a demi-god
Kaoru Both Japanese Fragant
Kazue Both Japanese One blessing
Kazuho Both Japanese One step
Kazumi Both Japanese Beautiful harmony
Kazuye Both Japanese One blessing
Kei Both Japanese Joyful
Kira Both Gaelic Dark