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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Yoshiko

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Wiktionary
  1. A Japanese female given name

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

Notable Persons Named Yoshiko

Yoshiko Kawashima is a military person.

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Yoshiko Yamaguchi is a popular music musician. She holds the title The Evening Primrose/Tuberose". She was most prominent from 1938 to 1958. Yoshiko is also known as Yoshiko Ōtaka (大鷹 淑子), Pan Shuhua (潘淑華), and Shirley Yamaguchi.

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Yoshiko Uchida was a fiction, folktales, nonfiction, autobiography, children's literature, and folklore writer. Yoshiko was born on November 24th, 1921 in Alameda, California United States. She died on June 21st, 1992.

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Yoshiko Sakakibara is a voice acting in japan and voice actor. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1981 to present. Yoshiko was born on May 31st, 1956 in Chiba, Japan.

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Yoshiko Tanaka was an actress and actor. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1972 to 2011. Yoshiko was born on April 8th, 1956 in Adachi, Tokyo, Japan. She passed away on April 21st, 2011.

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Miina Tominaga is a voice acting, tarento, and voice actress. She was most active from 1975 to present. Miina was given the name Yoshiko Masumoto on April 3rd, 1966 in Nishi-ku, Hiroshima, Japan.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Yoshiko

Lady was born as the child of Nakayama Tadayasu on January 16th, 1836. She passed away on October 5th, 1907.

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They were most prominent from 1780 to 1817. Princess was born as the child of Emperor Go-Momozono on March 11th, 1779. They breathed their last breath on August 11th, 1846.

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Yuasa was born on December 7th, 1896 in Kyoto, Japan. She passed away on October 24th, 1990.

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How popular is the baby name Yoshiko in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1906 7 7 0
1908 5 5 0
1909 7 7 0
1910 10 10 0
1911 5 5 0
1912 9 9 0
1913 27 27 0
1914 27 27 0
1915 39 39 0
1916 44 44 0
1917 59 59 0
1918 57 57 0
1919 67 67 0
1920 82 82 0
1921 85 85 0
1922 80 80 0
1923 64 64 0
1924 64 64 0
1925 63 63 0
1926 68 68 0
1927 45 45 0
1928 37 37 0
1929 35 35 0
1930 33 33 0
1931 14 14 0
1932 21 21 0
1933 15 15 0
1934 18 18 0
1935 16 16 0
1936 13 13 0
1937 11 11 0
1938 11 11 0
1939 8 8 0
1940 5 5 0
1941 6 6 0
1944 11 11 0
1945 5 5 0
1969 6 6 0
1970 8 8 0
1972 5 5 0
1973 5 5 0
1974 5 5 0
1975 8 8 0
1976 5 5 0
1977 7 7 0
1978 6 6 0
1980 5 5 0
1981 8 8 0
1983 5 5 0
1984 9 9 0
1985 12 12 0
1986 6 6 0
1987 7 7 0
1988 5 5 0
1990 9 9 0
1991 16 16 0
1992 7 7 0
1994 6 6 0
2007 7 7 0

Common last names for Yoshiko

  • Oshiro
  • Kimura
  • Yamada
  • Nakasone

Fun Facts about the name Yoshiko

  • How Popular is the name Yoshiko? Yoshiko is the 8,816th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Yoshiko have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,330 babies born with the first name Yoshiko in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yoshiko to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Yoshiko? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1906 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Yoshiko first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Yoshiko is Thursday, May 17th, 1883.
  • What year had the most people named Yoshiko born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yoshiko was in 1921 with a total of 85 babies.
  • Random Yoshiko Factoid: According to the 1912 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Yoshiko ranks 46th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 7 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 1912.
  • Weird things about the name Yoshiko: Your name in reverse order is Okihsoy. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Hsokyio. 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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