Takashi

First Name
821
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Wiktionary
  1. A Japanese male given name

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

Notable Persons Named Takashi

Takashi Miike is a film director, film producer, screenwriter, actor, director, producer, and writer. He was most active from 1991 to present. Takashi was born on August 24th, 1960 in Yao, Osaka, Japan.

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Takashi Murakami is an artist in the field of contemporary art. Takashi was born Takashi Murakami on February 1st, 1962 in Tokyo.

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Takashi Shimura was an actor. He was most prominent from 1934 to 1981. Takashi was given the name 島崎 捷爾 on March 12th, 1905 in Ikuno, Hyōgo, Japan. He died on February 11th, 1982.

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Takashi Usami is a soccer player for the Gamba Osaka, FC Bayern Munich, FC Bayern Munich II, TSG 1899 Hoffenheim, and Japan national under-17 football team. Takashi was born on May 6th, 1992 in Nagaokakyō, Kyoto, Japan.

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Takashi Tezuka is a producer at nintendo, nintendo, and producer atnintendo. Takashi was born on November 17th, 1960 in Osaka.

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Takashi Inui is a soccer player for the SD Eibar, Yokohama F. Marinos, Cerezo Osaka, VfL Bochum, Eintracht Frankfurt, Japan national under-23 football team, and Japan national football team. Takashi was born on June 2nd, 1988 in Ōmihachiman, Japan.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Takashi

Hara Takashi was a 10th Prime Minister of Japan. Hara was born on February 9th, 1856 in Morioka. He left this life on November 4th, 1921.

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Ichinojō was born on April 7th, 1993 in Arkhangai, Mongolia.

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Takashi Yanase was a mangaka, illustrator, poet, and manga artist. Takashi was given the name Yanase Takashi on February 6th, 1919. He left this life on October 13th, 2013.

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Hosokawa Takashi is an enka singing. His ongoing career started in 1975. Hosokawa was born Hosokawa Takashi on June 15th, 1950. Hosokawa is also known as Takashi Hosokawa and Takashi Hosokawa (細川たかし).

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Masuda Takashi was an entrepreneur. Masuda was born on November 12th, 1848 in Sado, Niigata. He passed away on December 28th, 1938.

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Ōnoumi was born on February 5th, 1953 in Yamagata, Japan.

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1913 11 0 11
1915 16 0 16
1916 14 0 14
1917 26 0 26
1918 17 0 17
1919 23 0 23
1920 16 0 16
1921 33 0 33
1922 35 0 35
1923 36 0 36
1924 32 0 32
1925 42 0 42
1926 42 0 42
1927 25 0 25
1928 16 0 16
1929 23 0 23
1930 9 0 9
1931 16 0 16
1932 15 0 15
1933 10 0 10
1934 6 0 6
1935 9 0 9
1936 9 0 9
1937 8 0 8
1939 7 0 7
1940 7 0 7
1944 6 0 6
1968 7 0 7
1972 5 0 5
1973 14 0 14
1974 5 0 5
1975 5 0 5
1976 6 0 6
1977 8 0 8
1979 6 0 6
1980 8 0 8
1981 8 0 8
1983 5 0 5
1984 13 0 13
1985 10 0 10
1986 15 0 15
1987 12 0 12
1988 13 0 13
1989 13 0 13
1990 8 0 8
1991 16 0 16
1992 6 0 6
1993 15 0 15
1994 9 0 9
1995 7 0 7
1996 9 0 9
1997 7 0 7
1998 6 0 6
1999 8 0 8
2000 6 0 6
2001 6 0 6
2002 6 0 6
2006 8 0 8
2007 10 0 10
2008 6 0 6
2010 5 0 5
2012 7 0 7
2016 8 0 8
2017 6 0 6

Common last names for Takashi

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Fun Facts about the name Takashi

  • How Popular is the name Takashi? Takashi is the 11,966th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Takashi have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 821 babies born with the first name Takashi in the United States. That's more than enough people named Takashi to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Takashi? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1913 when it was given as a first name to 11 new born babies.
  • When was Takashi first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Takashi is Wednesday, November 16th, 1881.
  • What year had the most people named Takashi born? The highest recorded use of the first name Takashi was in 1925 with a total of 42 babies.
  • Random Takashi Factoid: According to the 1924 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Takashi ranks 44th in popularity as a baby boy's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 22 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 1924.
  • Weird things about the name Takashi: Your name in reverse order is Ihsakat. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Tiashak. 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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