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Popularity
< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Yoshi

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: Japanese
  • Meaning: Good, respectful
  • #26541 All Time
Girls
Boys
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How popular is the name "Yoshi" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1914 6 6 0
1916 5 5 0
1919 7 7 0
1921 5 5 0
1922 5 5 0
1923 5 0 5
1924 6 6 0
1973 7 7 0
1974 5 5 0
1998 7 7 0
2000 5 0 5
2001 7 0 7
2003 11 6 5
2004 6 0 6
2005 17 5 12
2007 8 0 8
2008 12 0 12
2009 16 6 10
2010 9 0 9
2011 17 0 17
2012 12 0 12
2014 7 0 7

Want to know about the populiarty of Yoshi? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 185 babies born with the name Yoshi in the United States. That's more than enough Yoshis to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1914 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Yoshi" was in 2011 with a total of 17 babies.

According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Yoshi" is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 7 babies in California have the same name as you in 2009. Across the entire United States a total of only 16 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Yoshi popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Yoshi in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Yoshi" mean? The list below shows the origins of Yoshi as well as things modernly associated with the name Yoshi such as celebrities named Yoshi.

Japanese

Origin and Meaning of Yoshi

The name "Yoshi" is of Japanese origin, and it means "Good, respectful". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

Y is for young, the years never show!

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

S is for sweet, your pleasing way.

H is for honor, your most valuable possession.

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

Your name in reverse order is "Ihsoy". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Siyho". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Yoshi born Sep 22, 1923

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Wales approximately on 1300. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

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