Most Popular Japanese Baby Names

Popularity is determeined by the number of births in the U.S. for names with a Japanese origin. Check out popular Japanese baby names. The origin of a name is often important when trying to stay with Japanese culture.

Common Themes in Names with Japanese Origins

This word cloud was created using some of the most common words used in the meanings of names with Japanese origins.

first true one thick vegetables village victory soar born meaning truth light dragon great fourth clear large blessing peace pure hope blossom fly beauty summer beautiful sound noble happiness bright harmony honest calm unkown smell love good sun big son affection color little spring real tree flower perfume child thousand

Names with an Japanese Origin Trending Now

Boy Names

Raiden



Girl Names

Nori



All Time Most Popular Japanese Names Among Americans

Boy Names

Rank5 Year TrendNameSince 1879
#1-Asa15.7k
#2-Raiden5.6k
#3-Kenji3.5k
#4-Akira1.6k
#5-Hiroshi1.5k
#6-Ren1.4k
#7-Kiyoshi1.1k
#8-Jin1.1k
#9-Ryu1.0k
#10-Kanon969
#11-Shun853
#12-Takashi815
#13-Kazuo757
#14-Toshio737
#15-Takeshi678
#16-Minoru675
#17-Kenta656
#18-Kaito651
#19-Ryo602
#20-Isamu556
#21-Noboru484
#22-Yuki467
#23-Makoto464
#24-Kota450
#25-Masaru448
#26-Maki436
#27-Kadan436
#28-Riki428
#29-Takumi417
#30-Sho383
#31-Yu369
#32-Akio359
#33-Yuta355
#34-Susumu351
#35-Taro342
#36-Eri338
#37-Kazuki336
#38-Jiro325
#39-Riku315
#40-Satoshi303
#41-Oda301
#42-Kaemon295
#43-Masami288
#44-Raidyn275
#45-Kairi272
#46-Aki268
#47-Naoki266
#48-Ichiro261
#49-Saburo253
#50-Kenshin246
#51-Rei246
#52-Kin242
#53-Haruki227
#54-Jazmin227
#55-Ringo220
#56-Daichi210
#57-Akari207
#58-Taiki207
#59-Hayato206
#60-Sora203
#61-Yasuo201
#62-Shiro192
#63-Ryota180
#64-Yuuki180
#65-Haruto172
#66-Kaoru168
#67-Kimi160
#68-Keisuke148
#69-Hiroto148
#70-Masashi146
#71-Takuya145
#72-Hikaru144
#73-Takuma142
#74-Kohei140
#75-Wataru137
#76-Keiji136
#77-Daisuke132
#78-Yoshi126
#79-Ryosuke125
#80-Kie121
#81-Tomi120
#82-Haru114
#83-Daiki107
#84-Taichi106
#85-Takahiro104
#86-Tatsuya104

Girl Names

Rank5 Year TrendNameSince 1879
#1-Jazmin40.2k
#2-Hana9.6k
#3-Miya6.3k
#4-Kaiya6.0k
#5-Akira5.8k
#6-Mai5.2k
#7-Rina4.2k
#8-Kairi3.4k
#9-Tamiko3.0k
#10-Emi2.6k
#11-Tomi2.6k
#12-Miki1.7k
#13-Kimi1.7k
#14-Kimiko1.6k
#15-Tama1.4k
#16-Takara1.4k
#17-Emiko1.4k
#18-Yoshiko1.3k
#19-Oda1.3k
#20-Yuna1.3k
#21-Aiko1.3k
#22-Sakura1.3k
#23-Mariko1.3k
#24-Sada1.2k
#25-Asa1.2k
#26-Midori1.1k
#27-Riki1.1k
#28-Sayuri1.0k
#29-Sora1.0k
#30-Keianna985
#31-Nori983
#32-Michiko983
#33-Keiko965
#34-Tomiko918
#35-Saya914
#36-Kiyoko855
#37-Sachi846
#38-Yuki834
#39-Masako821
#40-Kaori752
#41-Kana723
#42-Fumiko721
#43-Akiko707
#44-Akemi706
#45-Haruko679
#46-Yumi669
#47-Sachiko657
#48-Arisa652
#49-Reiko624
#50-Misa623
#51-Sumiko618
#52-Nara606
#53-Miyoko576
#54-Mitsuko565
#55-Chiyoko544
#56-Ayako537
#57-Megumi531
#58-Rika525
#59-Akari479
#60-Yukiko470
#61-Yoko468
#62-Ayumi450
#63-Haruka441
#64-Aina439
#65-Kaida412
#66-Ayaka407
#67-Kazuko398
#68-Yui395
#69-Yu365
#70-Yuka363
#71-Jin359
#72-Ai357
#73-Hanako353
#74-Setsuko347
#75-Chika337
#76-Nami332
#77-Hiroko328
#78-Suki320
#79-Eri291
#80-Mieko285
#81-Mao285
#82-Saki282
#83-Inari276
#84-Mizuki266
#85-Akane265
#86-Rei258
#87-Harue248
#88-Harumi245
#89-Ayane242
#90-Ayame236
#91-Yumiko224
#92-Misaki221
#93-Natsumi218
#94-Aki212
#95-Kyoko211
#96-Ren211
#97-Kameko208
#98-Sayaka206
#99-Shiori201
#100-Raiden201
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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.