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Most Popular Japanese Baby Names

Check out popular Japanese names. The origin of a name is often important when trying to stay with Japanese culture.

Common Themes in Japanese Name Meanings

happiness love born sun honor village kind soar one excellent pure fly truth thousand greens clear peace smell blossom dragon large sound hope little blessing beautiful light affection first harmony good fourth noble person thick true bright summer big son calm color beauty great perfume tree flower help child spring

Japanese Names Trending Now

Boy Names

Raiden

Girl Names

Nori

All Time Most Popular Japanese Names

Boy Names

#5 Year TrendNameSince 1879
1.-Asa15.1k
2.-Raiden4.9k
3.-Kenji3.4k
4.-Akira1.6k
5.-Hiroshi1.4k
6.-Ren1.3k
7.-Kiyoshi1.1k
8.-Jin1.0k
9.-Ryu931
10.-Shun853
11.-Kanon845
12.-Takashi807
13.-Kazuo757
14.-Toshio737
15.-Minoru675
16.-Takeshi670
17.-Kenta651
18.-Kaito614
19.-Ryo586
20.-Isamu556
21.-Noboru484
22.-Makoto455
23.-Yuki449
24.-Masaru447
25.-Kadan424
26.-Maki423
27.-Riki421
28.-Kota406
29.-Takumi400
30.-Sho374
31.-Yu358
32.-Yuta355
33.-Susumu351
34.-Akio341
35.-Eri338
36.-Taro337
37.-Kazuki326
38.-Jiro319
39.-Oda301
40.-Riku298
41.-Satoshi298
42.-Masami288
43.-Kaemon287
44.-Kairi257
45.-Naoki257
46.-Aki253
47.-Saburo253
48.-Ichiro253
49.-Kin236
50.-Rei232
51.-Kenshin228
52.-Jazmin227
53.-Ringo215
54.-Haruki209
55.-Taiki201
56.-Yasuo201
57.-Hayato196
58.-Daichi195
59.-Shiro192
60.-Akari185
61.-Sora179
62.-Yuuki175
63.-Ryota175
64.-Kaoru168
65.-Haruto157
66.-Keisuke148
67.-Masashi146
68.-Takuya145
69.-Hiroto142
70.-Takuma142
71.-Kohei140
72.-Hikaru139
73.-Wataru137
74.-Daisuke131
75.-Keiji129
76.-Kimi125
77.-Ryosuke125
78.-Kie121
79.-Tomi120
80.-Yoshi120
81.-Taichi106
82.-Tatsuya104
83.-Daiki101

Girl Names

#5 Year TrendNameSince 1879
1.Jazmin39.5k
2.-Hana9.3k
3.-Miya6.0k
4.-Kaiya5.7k
5.-Akira5.5k
6.-Mai5.2k
7.-Rina4.1k
8.-Kairi3.0k
9.-Tamiko3.0k
10.-Tomi2.5k
11.-Emi2.4k
12.-Miki1.7k
13.-Kimi1.7k
14.-Kimiko1.6k
15.-Tama1.4k
16.-Takara1.4k
17.-Yoshiko1.3k
18.-Oda1.3k
19.-Emiko1.3k
20.-Aiko1.3k
21.-Mariko1.2k
22.-Sada1.2k
23.-Sakura1.2k
24.-Yuna1.2k
25.-Riki1.1k
26.-Asa1.1k
27.-Midori1.1k
28.-Michiko983
29.-Sayuri974
30.-Keianna972
31.-Sora961
32.-Keiko948
33.-Tomiko918
34.-Saya851
35.-Kiyoko843
36.-Sachi830
37.-Masako821
38.-Nori815
39.-Yuki804
40.-Fumiko721
41.-Kaori713
42.-Akiko702
43.-Kana702
44.-Akemi680
45.-Haruko679
46.-Sachiko657
47.-Yumi634
48.-Arisa633
49.-Sumiko618
50.-Reiko617
51.-Misa611
52.-Nara578
53.-Miyoko576
54.-Mitsuko565
55.-Chiyoko544
56.-Ayako537
57.-Megumi531
58.-Rika519
59.-Yukiko470
60.-Yoko462
61.-Akari441
62.-Haruka431
63.-Ayumi424
64.-Aina418
65.-Kazuko398
66.-Ayaka396
67.-Kaida381
68.-Yui364
69.-Yu359
70.-Jin359
71.-Yuka358
72.-Hanako353
73.-Ai351
74.-Setsuko347
75.-Chika337
76.-Hiroko328
77.-Suki306
78.-Nami296
79.-Eri286
80.-Mao279
81.-Saki277
82.-Mieko275
83.-Mizuki258
84.-Inari253
85.-Akane252
86.-Harue248
87.-Harumi239
88.-Rei232
89.-Ayame228
90.-Ayane225
91.-Yumiko218
92.-Kyoko211
93.-Natsumi211
94.-Misaki210
95.-Kameko208
96.-Sayaka206
97.-Aki205
98.-Nanami192
99.-Shiori191
100.-Minami185

The data is taken from births that occurred in the United States after 1879. From 1880 to 1936, all births may not be included in the original data set.

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