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[u]~Japanese  Male Names + Meanings~[/u]


A-
Akahoshi = red star
Aki = autumn/bright
Akihiko = bright/shining prince
Akihiro = bright scholar/shining abroad
Akio = bright man
Akira = anchor
Aoi = blue
Arashi = storm
Arata = fresh
Atsushi = cordial/industrious

B-
Baiu = rainy season
Baaki = aeration
Bekkou = tortoise shell
Botan = peony

C-
Chiriku = earth land
Cho = butterfly
Chouji = butterfly child
Couseki = tide/feldspar
Chouza = butterfly seat

D-
Daichi = great land
Daiki = of great value
Daikoku = god of wealth
Daisuke = great helper
Dan = steps
Danzou = steps hide
Dei = mud
Dotou = surging waves

E-
Ebisu = labor
Ebizou = shrimp elephant
Eiji = splendid ruler
Enma = ruler of hades

F-
Fugaku = unlearned
Fujita = field
Fumio = literary/scolarly child
Futaba = sprout
Fuujin = god of wind

G-
Gaara = I love a demon
Gantetsu = containing iron
Genma = lights on the sea
Genzou = to develop film
Gumo = spider

H-
Hajime = beginning
Haku = white/pure as snow
Harou = springtime man
Haru = born in spring
Hayate = gale
Hiashi = spreading fire
Hideaki = shining excellence
Hideki = splendid opportunity
Hideo = splendid man
Hikaru = light/shining
Hiro = broad/widespread
Hiroaki = widespread brightness
Hiroki = abundant joy/strength
Hiromi = wide-seeing/widespread beauty
Hiroshi = generous
Hiroyuki = widespread happiness
Hisoa = long lived man
Hisashi = long-lived
Hisoka = reserved
Hitoshi = even-tempered/level
Hizashi = sunlight rays
Hoshi = star
Hotaka = step by step/ the name of the highest peak ing the Japanese Alps

I-
Iruka = dolphin
Isamu = courageous/warrior
Isao = honor/merit
Itachi = weasel
Iwao = stone man
Iwashi = sardine
Izanagi = male who invites

J-
Jibachi = digger wasp
Jiraiya = young thunder
Jun = obedient
Jun’ichi = obedience first

K-
Kabuto = helmet
Kagari - bonfire
Kagerou = short lived
Kakashi = scarecrow
Kakuzu = bishop metropolis
Katashi = firmness
Katsu = victory
Katsuo = victorious child
Katsuro = victorious son
Kamakiri = praying mantis
Kanaye = zealous one
Karashi = seasoning
Kazuhiko = harmonious prince
Kazuhiro = harmony widespread
Kazuki = pleasant peace
Kazuo = harmonious man
Ken = healthy and strong
Ken’ichi = first builder/governor
Kenji = intelligent ruler
Kenshin = modest truth
Kenta = healthy stout
Kiba = fang
Kichiro = lucky son
Kimimaru = he who is without equal
Kin = golden
Kinuta = wooden block
Kioshi = quiet
Kirisame = drizzle
Kiyoshi = pure
Kisho = knows his mind
Kisame = demon shark
Kohaku = amber
Houji = edict
Kunio = countryman
Kyo = approval

M-
Madoka = tranquil
Mahiru = broad daylight
Makoto = true
Mamoru = protest
Manaba = studious
Manabu = to study
Mangetsu = full moon
Masa = correct
Masaaki = correct brightness
Masahiko = correct prince
Masahiro = correctly govern
Masaki = correct record
Masanori = correct principles
Masao = correct man
Masayuki = correct happiness
Masuyo = increase the world
Meizu = dark head
Michi = pathway
Michio = man on the path
Midori = greenery
Mikio = tree trunk man
Minori = beautiful harbor
Minoru = ear of grain
Mitate = diagnosis
Mitsuo = shining man
Mitsuru = full/growing
Mizore = sleet
Mubi = dream fire
Murasame = passing shower

N-
Nadare = avalanche
Nao = honest
Naoki = honest tree
Naruto = type of steamed fishcake
Mawaki = rope tree
Neji = screw
Noboru = ascend
Nobu = faith
Nobuo = faithful man
Nobuyuki = faithful happiness

O-
Oboro = hazy
Osamu = ruler
Orochi = large serpent

P-
Pein = a god

R-
Raiden = thunder/lightening
Raijin = god of lightening
Raiga = thunder fang
Ran = orchid
Ringo = peace be with you
Ronin = samurai without a master
Ryo = excellent
Ryota = stoat/strong
Ryu = dragon
Ryuji = dragon man

S-
Sadao = decisive man
Sasori = scorpion
Sasuke = help assistance
Satoru = enlightened
Satoshi = Clear-thinking
Shibuki = splash
Shigeo = luxuriant man
Shigeru = excellent/luxuriant
Shika = deer
Shikaku = deer assassin
Shin = true
Shino = of faith
Sousetsu = frost and snow
Suien  = water mist
Suigetsu = water moon
Susumu = progressing

T-
Tadao = loyal man
Tadashi = correct/loyal/righteous
Takahiro =  widespread nobility
Takao = noble man
Takashi = filial official
Takayuki = filial happiness
Takehiko = soldier prince
Takeo = warrior
Takeshi = fierce warrior
Takumi = artisan
Tamotsu = complete
Tatsuo = dragon man
Tatsuya = become a dragon
Tesuo = clear thinking man
Tetsuya = clear evening
Tobi = god is good
Tomio = treasured man
Tonbo = dragonfly
Toru = wayfarer
Toshi = alert
Toshiaki = alert and bright
Toshio = alert man
Toshiyuki = alert happiness
Tsuneo = common man
Tsutomu = worker
Tsuyoshi = strong

Y-
Yasuhiro = abundant honesty
Yasuo = honest man
Yasushi = peaceful honesty
Yogi = one of yoga
Yori = dependence
Yoroi = armor
Yoshi = good
Yoshihiro = widespread goodness
Yoshikazu = harmonious goodness
Yoshinori = good virtue
Yoshio = good man
Yoshiro = good son
Yoshito = good man
Yoshiyuki = righteous happiness
Yuki = snow
Yutaka = abundant/prosperous
Yuu = superior
Yuudai = great hero

Z-
Zabuza = again never kill
Zen = good
Hope you find this useful ^^
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DragonDragoo Featured By Owner Dec 20, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I love this, I found the perfect name for a character of mine!
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Kakashi372 Featured By Owner Dec 12, 2014  Hobbyist Artist
kool its helpful thx
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TheScorpionQueen Featured By Owner Oct 5, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
This was actually very helpful! Thank you.^^
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Frejzz Featured By Owner Aug 28, 2014
Naruto = type of steamed fishcake Dignity Laugh 
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TheScorpionQueen Featured By Owner Oct 4, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
oh my god xD
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ACosplayTA Featured By Owner Aug 16, 2014   Filmographer
this will be very helpful for my male characters
(tho I'm a girl)
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MrNitro1 Featured By Owner May 28, 2014  Hobbyist Interface Designer
Thank you very much for this!
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GamerSpitfire Featured By Owner May 27, 2014  Hobbyist Artist
I saw Madoka name up there and I thought it was a girl name 
:baffled: Llama Emoji-38 (Confused) [V2] Yoshi Egg ninja vs tard Kirito (Speechless) [V1] 
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snowlandkawaiikiller Featured By Owner Jun 18, 2014  Student
Madoka mijika (I think that's how that's spells) is a grate anime
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GamerSpitfire Featured By Owner Jun 18, 2014  Hobbyist Artist
Yes
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snowlandkawaiikiller Featured By Owner Jun 18, 2014  Student
:3
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GamerSpitfire Featured By Owner Jun 19, 2014  Hobbyist Artist
Lol
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xBlissfulSorrowx Featured By Owner Jun 15, 2014  Student General Artist
It can be either a girl or boy name. c: Just like in America. Alex could be a girl's or boy's name.
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GamerSpitfire Featured By Owner Jun 15, 2014  Hobbyist Artist
ya i just said that because i saw puella magi modoka magica sorry if i spelled it wrong
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Starrymist852 Featured By Owner May 12, 2014
:squee: :squee: :squee: :squee: :squee: :squee:  So many!!!!!!! So cool!!!!
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GumiMegpoid12 Featured By Owner Apr 15, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
THANK YOU!!Thanks for everything! BWAAAAAAAAAH... 
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RonkaSan Featured By Owner Apr 13, 2014
OMG YES!!!!!
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kiki-and-ruby Featured By Owner Mar 26, 2014
Shrimp elephant? XD
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Rahim-Miah786 Featured By Owner Mar 21, 2014
this was very useful thank you very much
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narutogaara33221 Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
I found like 10 names from naruto, bleach and fairy tail

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LinkFan29 Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2014  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I'm creating my own characters, and this really helped. Thanks!
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Rahim-Miah786 Featured By Owner Mar 21, 2014
me too!
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:iconkarinichani:
Karinichani Featured By Owner Jan 5, 2014  Student Traditional Artist
Thank you very much! 
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:iconzilch216:
Zilch216 Featured By Owner Dec 7, 2013  Student Filmographer
Thanks !
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200inuyasha Featured By Owner Nov 1, 2013   Traditional Artist
This helped me very much thanks a lot ^-^
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SoundsOfMinecraft Featured By Owner Oct 20, 2013  Hobbyist Filmographer
This actually helps alot, im playing 2 jrpg games named "Gods Eater Burst" and "FATE/Extra and i needed a name, i like "Sugihara" and "Raiga" somehow.
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Taito-fan-girl Featured By Owner Oct 19, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
This should help me a lot! Thanks for uploading it~❤
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mermaidmeow Featured By Owner Oct 12, 2013  Student Artisan Crafter
That's a lot. I'm doing this story for school and I was thinking of some Japanese names and this will DEFINITELY help me with the boys name.
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creativeshine14 Featured By Owner Sep 17, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thanks a bunch! This was helpful! C:
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notsodope-artist31 Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2013
i knew Itachi meant something bad....
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stay-forever-single Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2013
OMG THANKS A MILLION, me and my friend could not think of any names exept for one from Vampire Knight , and the book we made up. I LOVE THIS WEBSITE FROM NOW ON!!!!!
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luigisjuy Featured By Owner Aug 18, 2013  Professional Filmographer
Cian?
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FlashOsamuFox Featured By Owner Aug 14, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Yoshi is a name.
CUE ME CRACKING UP WITH LAUGHTER
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Cryptid-Girl Featured By Owner Jul 25, 2013
This can be very useful. Thank you for making this.
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Snowflower--Chan00 Featured By Owner Jul 23, 2013   Writer
I LOVE THIS. :D
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Snowflower--Chan00 Featured By Owner Jul 23, 2013   Writer
:D
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kipros2000 Featured By Owner Jul 18, 2013
CAN find me 1 name looking Nakazato?
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:iconkipros2000:
kipros2000 Featured By Owner Jul 15, 2013
Looking name like this Nakazato Can you find me One?
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KazumiNakamura Featured By Owner Jul 11, 2013
Thank you so much! It's so useful for when I write my stories! I can never think of names. So thanks a bunch! :moesmileplz:
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KazumiNakamura Featured By Owner Jul 11, 2013
:iconmoesmileplz: I meant to put that XD
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CassidyLynne1 Featured By Owner Jun 24, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Very useful, thank you
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Oliviadares612 Featured By Owner Jun 22, 2013
Natsu- born in summer :D
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himanthehedgehog Featured By Owner Jun 11, 2013  Professional Traditional Artist
I lold at garaa wtfl
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AnimeLower Featured By Owner May 7, 2013
you can also do only naruto names
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AnimeLower Featured By Owner May 6, 2013
Awesome!! Tnx so much!!
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mochixtea Featured By Owner Apr 19, 2013  Student General Artist
Awesome!! :la: This is so helpful! I think "mamoru" means "protect", though.
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You are my Hero for posting this! It's so helpful! ^__^
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EMOFweak Featured By Owner Mar 15, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Thank you so much. When I get Hizashi posted, i WILL have your link in the description!
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MaliceInTheAbyss Featured By Owner Mar 7, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
*Someone* watches Naruto! Lol!
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AnimeLower Featured By Owner May 7, 2013
I watch Naruto to.
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