First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Hiroko

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  1. A Japanese female given name

Hiroko was also found in the following language(s): Japanese

Notable Persons Named Hiroko

She holds the title Miss Universe Japan 2008 and Miss Universe Japan2008. Hiroko was born on December 5th, 1986 in Tokushima, Japan.


Hiroko Suzuki is a wrestler. Hiroko was born in Aichi Prefecture.


Hiroko was born on October 24th, 1978 in Kisarazu.


Hiroko Yakushimaru is an actor, singing, actress, and singer. She was most active from 1978 to present. Hiroko was born on June 9th, 1964 in Aoyama, Minato, Tokyo.


Yūka is an actress, tarento, and actress andtarento. Yūka was given the name Hiroko Okabe on June 27th, 1980 in Tokyo, Japan.


Hiroko Hayashi is an actor, singing, tarento, actress, and singer. Hiroko was born on October 16th, 1959.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Hiroko

Hatano Hiroko is an actor, model (people), actress, and model. She was most active from 1994 to present. Hatano was born on November 23rd, 1975 in Saitama Prefecture.


Fun Facts about the name Hiroko

  • How Popular is the name Hiroko? Hiroko is the 20,827th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Hiroko have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 328 babies born with the first name Hiroko in the United States. That's more than enough people named Hiroko to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Hiroko? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1914 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Hiroko first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Hiroko is Wednesday, February 8th, 1888.
  • What year had the most people named Hiroko born? The highest recorded use of the first name Hiroko was in 1919 with a total of 19 babies.
  • Random Hiroko Factoid: According to the 1919 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Hiroko ranks 76th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 12 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 1919.
  • Weird things about the name Hiroko: Your name in reverse order is Okorih. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ihorok. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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