Fantastic Japanese Boy Names With Meanings

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Asahi (アサヒ)

Asahi means “sunlight” in English. Carrying the intention of light and hope, this name is commonly used to invoke positive manifestations for a baby boy.

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Botan (ボタン)

Even though it’s a boy’s name, this popular Japanese name means “peony.”

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Akira (アキラ)

In the Japanese language, Akira means “wisdom.”

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Chiko (ちこ)

This means a “pledge”, referring to themes of devotion or commitment.

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Gou (ゴウ)

This name means a person who is strong and powerful just like a mountain.

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Hachi (ハチ)

This directly translates to the number Eight. It can also be interpreted as a “bee” or “flowerpot”.

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Hansuke (はんすけ)

This name means a “very helpful friend”, and usually denotes a kindred spirit in a person.

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Kazumi (和美)

This directly translates to “beautiful peace” and carries good intentions in the name.

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Ken (ケン)

This has meanings such as “Born of fire” or “handsome healthy and strong”.

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Jona (ジョナ)

Means the “God is gracious” and “Dove bird”. Such people are most adored and admirable in the society or among family.

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