Yumi

First Name
691
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Yumi

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     Japanese
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     English
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     French
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From Japanese (“yumi”)

  1. A type of bow from Japan.

yumi was also found in the following language(s): Achuar, Aguaruna, Bislama, French, Japanese, Pijin, Tok Pisin, and Torres Strait Creole

Notable Persons Named Yumi

Yumi Yoshimura is a pop rock, j-pop, power pop, and punk rock musician. She plays Vocals, guitar, harmonica, piano, timpani, and saxophone. She was most prominent from 1993 to present. Yumi was born Yumi Yoshimura on January 30th, 1975. Yumi is also known as Sue.

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Yumi Uchiyama is a voice acting and voice actress. She was most prominent from 2005 to 2005. Yumi was born on October 30th, 1987 in Tokyo, Japan.

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Yumi Matsutoya is a pop rock, jazz fusion, folk rock, kayŨkyoku, and adult contemporary music singing, composer, lyricist, and radio personality. She plays Piano. She has been prominent since 1968. Yumi was given the name Yumi Arai on January 19th, 1954. Yumi is also known as Yuming, Yumi Arai, and Karuho Kureta.

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Yumi was born on December 25th, 1959 in Naju. Yumi is also known as Kim and Yumi.

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Yumi Lambert is a model and model (people). Yumi was given the name Laura Yumi Lambert in 1995 in Brussels.

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Yumi Hara is a voice acting, singing, voice actress, and singer. She has had major accomplishments since 2008. Yumi was born on January 21st, 1985 in Osaka Prefecture, Japan.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Yumi

Kaoru was born on November 12th, 1950 in Kyoto, Japan.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1960 5 5 0
1963 5 5 0
1964 6 6 0
1965 6 6 0
1966 6 6 0
1967 10 10 0
1968 7 7 0
1969 11 11 0
1970 5 5 0
1971 6 6 0
1973 7 7 0
1974 10 10 0
1977 7 7 0
1978 6 6 0
1979 12 12 0
1980 10 10 0
1981 12 12 0
1982 8 8 0
1983 13 13 0
1984 12 12 0
1985 10 10 0
1986 12 12 0
1987 10 10 0
1988 12 12 0
1989 7 7 0
1990 14 14 0
1991 10 10 0
1992 10 10 0
1993 17 17 0
1994 10 10 0
1995 10 10 0
1996 9 9 0
1997 14 14 0
1998 8 8 0
1999 9 9 0
2000 8 8 0
2001 17 17 0
2002 13 13 0
2003 13 13 0
2004 11 11 0
2005 22 22 0
2006 12 12 0
2007 22 22 0
2008 19 19 0
2009 22 22 0
2010 22 22 0
2011 25 25 0
2012 27 27 0
2013 21 21 0
2014 26 26 0
2015 28 28 0
2016 35 35 0
2017 22 22 0
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Fun Facts about the name Yumi

  • How Popular is the name Yumi? Yumi is the 13,315th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Yumi have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 691 babies born with the first name Yumi in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yumi to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Yumi? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1960 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Yumi first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Yumi is Tuesday, June 10th, 1879.
  • What year had the most people named Yumi born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yumi was in 2016 with a total of 35 babies.
  • Random Yumi Factoid: According to the 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Yumi is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name as you in 2011.
  • Weird things about the name Yumi: Your name in reverse order is Imuy. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Yuim. 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).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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