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 Yoshii

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Alt. Meaning

Y is for young, the years never show!

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

S is for sweetheart, you really are!

H is for hardy, can't keep you down!

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

I is for important, the search for all parts of life that are

Notable Persons With the Last Name Yoshii

Kazuya Yoshii is a hard rock, alternative rock, and glam rock musician. He has had major accomplishments since 1986. Kazuya was born on October 8th, 1966 in Kita, Tokyo, Japan. Kazuya is also known as Yoshii Lovinson, Lovin, and Robin.


Masato Yoshii is a baseball player. Masato was born on April 20th, 1965 in Aridagawa, Wakayama.


Rei Yoshii is a gravure idol, actor, and actress. Rei was born on March 18th, 1982 in Tokyo, Japan.


Kanae Yoshii is a musician. Her career lasted from 2010 to 2010. Kanae was born on April 8th, 1993 in Osaka Prefecture, Japan.


Isamu Yoshii was a writer, playwright, and poet. Isamu was born on October 8th, 1886 in Tokyo. He breathed his last breath on November 9th, 1960.


Sayuri was born on November 28th, 1984 in Nagano, Japan.


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Popularity of Yoshii as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Yoshii U.S.
  White 4.04% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 85.35% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 6.06% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 4.55% 16.26%

Of Last Name Yoshii

People with the last name Yoshii are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Yoshii

  • How Popular is the name Yoshii? As a last name Yoshii was the 92,719th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Yoshii first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Yoshii is Sunday, July 16th, 1882.
  • How unique is the name Yoshii? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Yoshii. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Yoshii: Your name in reverse order is Iihsoy. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Hsoiyi. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Yoshii? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 198 people with the last name Yoshii.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Yoshii? Yoshii is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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