Cute and Cool Japanese Names for Boys & Girls

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Japan is a country full of many different and unique names. Here are a few of the most popular Japanese names for you.

Japanese Names and Meanings

Japanese Names
  • Aiko: This name means “flower child.”
  • Asuka: This name means “sun goddess.”
  • Hana: This name means “flower.”
  • Koharu: This name means “precious jewel.”
  • Maki: This name means “garden.”
  • Naoko: This name means “wave.”
  • Nozomi: This name means “dove.”
  • Saki: This name means “plum blossom.”
  • Setsuko: This name means “autumn leaves.”

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Cool 和名

  • Enkai – deep sea
  • Enyo – blue water, open sea, or high sea
  • Kaimen – sea level
  • Kaito – sea or ocean
  • Kaiyō – ocean
  • Minakami – aquatic or on water

Japanese Names for Girls

Japanese Names for Girls
  • Aimi – love, affection, and beauty.
  • Aina – love and affection, vegetables, greens.
  • Airi – love and affection
  • Akane – deep red
  • Akari – bright or vermillion red
  • Akemi – bright and beautiful

Japanese Girl Names

  • Aki – autumn, fall or clear, crystal.
  • Akiko – child
  • Akira – clear
  • Ami – second, Asia, beautiful
  • Aoi – the Japanese word for blue.
  • Asami – hemp, beauty

Japanese Girl Names – 女性の和名

  • Asuka – fly, bird.
  • Atsuko – honest, or sincere with child
  • Aya – colour, design.
  • Ayaka – color, flower.
  • Ayako – colour, design, child.
  • Ayame – iris

日本の名前の女の子

  • Ayane – colourful sound
  • Chiaki – thousand autumns
  • Chie – thousand
  • Chihiro – thousand, search, seek.
  • Chika – scattered flowers or good wisdom
  • Chikako – child of a thousand

Japanese Boy Names

Japanese Boy Names
  • Fuji – unsurpassed or unique
  • Haru – to stretch
  • Haruto – soar or fly
  • Hiroto – soar or big flight
  • Itsuki – independence
  • Kai – paddle

男の子の和名

  • Kane – bell
  • Kenji – prosecutor
  • Minato – harbor
  • Ren – lotus
  • Reo- flourishing or vigorous
  • Touma – top of the mountain

和名 男の子

  • Yuuto – helpful person
  • Yuuma – leisurely
  • Fujin – god of wind
  • Izanagi – first male; god of creation
  • Kangiten – god of bliss
  • Kuebiko – god of knowledge and agriculture

男の子のためのエレガントな日本語の名前

  • Okuninushi – god of nation-building
  • Omoikane – god of intelligence and wisdom
  • Raiden – alternate spelling of Raijin, the god of thunder and lightning
  • Raijin – god of thunder and lightning
  • Ryūjin – god of the sea
  • Kōjin – god of hearth, kitchen, and fire

Japanese Boy Names

  • Kuraokami – deity of rain and snow (Shinto)
  • Suijin – god of water
  • Tajimamori – god of confections/sweets
  • Takemikazuchi – god of swords
  • Tenjin – god of scholarship
  • Tsukiyomi – god of the moon

男性の和名

  • Iwai – celebration
  • Kaneko – golden child
  • Kato – all-knowing
  • Kobayashi – small forest
  • Kondo – now
  • Matsumoto – base of a pine or fir tree

和名 男性

  • Mori – forest
  • Nishimura – western village
  • Ono – field
  • Saito – divine worship, purity
  • Sato – to assist
  • Suzuki – bell tree

Japanese Male Names

  • Takahashi – bridge
  • Takeuchi – within bamboo
  • Asahi – rising sun, morning sun, or sunrise
  • Chikyu – earth
  • Hoshi – star
  • Mokusei – Jupiter

Japanese Surnames

  • Sato.
  • Suzuki.
  • Takahashi.
  • Tanaka.
  • Ito
  • Watanabe

Japanese Last Names

  • Aoki – green tree
  • Endo – roadside
  • Hayashi – forest
  • Inoue – above the well
  • Ishii – stone well
  • Ito – string, thread, or yard

Japan Names

  • Mūn – moon
  • Myojo – Venus or morning star
  • Kikotei – sun
  • Nichirin – sun
  • San – sun
  • Dosei – Saturn

Name in Japanese

  • Riku – wise sky
  • Sora – universe or big sky
  • Taiyō – sun
  • Tenmon – astronomy
  • Tenmongaku – astronomy
  • Tenpi – sunlight

良い日本語の名前

  • Sōta 
  • Yūto 
  • Riku
  • Hinata 
  • Yuito 
  • Aoto
  • Aoi 

人気のある日本人の名前

  • Haruto 
  • Minato
  • Haruki
  • Honoka 
  • Akari 
  • Himari 

一般的な日本語の名前

  • Daku – dark
  • Inei – shadow or gloom
  • Kurai – gloomy
  • Kuragari – darkness
  • Kurayami – darkness
  • Mei – dark

Japanese First Names

  • Chinshu
  • Gyo Shin
  • Hakue
  • Chiyo
  • Hama
  • Hanako
  • Cho
  • Haya
  • Hisa
  • Hoshi
  • Chorei
  • Jakushitsu
  • Jimin
  • JoMei
  • Dai
  • Kaisha
  • Kakumyo
  • Eido
  • Etsu
  • Fuyo

かわいい日本語の名前

  • Tsuki – moon or lunar
  • Tsukikage – moonbeams or moonlight
  • Wakusei – planet
  • Ankoku – gloom, shadow, opaque, or blackness
  • Antantaru – gloomy
  • Anzhong – in the dark

女の子のためのかわいい日本語の名前

  • Mei 
  • Ema 
  • Yui 
  • Mio
  • Ichika
  • Aoi 

和名 女性

  • Tsumugi
  • Himari
  • Mei
  • Hina
  • Yua
  • Yūna

Japanese Female Names

  • Sakura
  • Akari
  • Aoi
  • Tsumugi
  • Riko
  • Aiko

Conclusion

That was it guys for this collection of Cute Japanese Names. You’ll find Japanese last names, Cute Beautiful Japanese girl names, Japanese Surnames, and Japanese male names and their meanings.

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