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75 Cute & Popular Japanese Baby Boy Names With Meanings

Being a parent is a big responsibility. If you’ve recently given birth to a child, as a new parent, you’ll have enough and more responsibilities towards your bundle of joy, deciding a name for him being one of them. Modern times call for aktual names, and we know as a millennial parent, you’ll want a unique (and meaningful) name for your child. So how about selecting a name from a different culture, pretty unique, right? We bring you a list of Japanese names to help you pick the best name for your kiddo! And trust us, whether or not you’re from Japan, you will like these Japanese names.List of Japanese Baby Boy Names With Their Meanings

Japanese people from time immemorial have always laid great emphasis on the meanings and characters used in the first name. Whether you pick a traditional name or a modern one, your baby will like it when he grows up.

Popular Japanese Baby Boy Names
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Here are some popular Japanese baby boy names. Pick the one you like the most!Name MeaningAkiBright and clearAkihikoA bright, intelligent childBotanThe peony flower, which is a symbol of honour and wealthDaiA traditional Japanese name for baby boy which means largeFujiBeautiful; this name is also given to boys to honour the majestic mountainHaruA person born in the spring; sunlightHarukiA person born during the spring seasonHiroshiA traditional Japanese name which means generousIsseyFirst-born childJiroSecond childJuroBest wishes, long lifeKaneA warriorKaiThis name in the Maori and Navajo Indian dialect refers to food and the willow treeKenjiStrong and vigorous; intelligent second childMaroMe or myselfMiekoA beautiful, blessed childNobuIt means to have faith in something or to prolong a relationshipOdaA great fieldRaidonIt means Japanese God of ThunderRioA fragrant white flower like the cherry blossom or JasmineSeijiJust and lawfulShinjiroTrue and pureToraThis unisex name means tigerTakashiNobleYukioThe name means snow-boy and is apt for boys born around the Christmas season. A variation of the name is Yuki.Cute Japanese Names for Boys

Modern first names in perdana Japan include Japanese boy names meaning fire, names that connote whether they are the first, second or third born like Ichiro meaning the firstborn son or Jiro meaning the second-born son. If you want a cute name for your son, take a look at the list given below.Name MeaningArataFresh and newAoiHollyhock flower or the colour blueAkiraClear and brightDaikiThis name in Japanese means born for the great gloryEijiA popular name for the second son, it means prosperity, peace, and eternityErikoA childGoro/ GorouFifth; this name is usually given to the fifth-born childHachirouThe eighth sonHideoA well-accomplished personIwaoIt means rockKatsuVictorious; Katsuo, Katsumi and Katsuro are a few variations of this nameKioshiThe name stands for purityMakatoOne who is true and sincereMasaakiA wise manMichiThis name means the pathwayNaokiAn honest personOsamuA person who is logical and disciplinedRyuuThis name invokes the dragon spiritSatoshiThis popular name means the wise man blessed with wit and clarity of thoughtsShinThis name has various meanings; it means a gentleman, belief, humble, advancing, new, true, etc.Show/ShoOne who can fly or soar to great heightsSoraThe Japanese term for the sky and implies the vastness of positive thoughtsTadaoThe name means the loyal one or a great friendTakeoIn Japanese, it means the valiant warriorTakeshiA warriorUnique Japanese Names for Baby Boy

If you are in search of some unique Japanese names for your baby boy, we’ve selokan that too. Check out the list below and take a pick. Your son will carry the name with him forever, so choose wisely.NameMeaningAitoA darling childAsahiMorning, sunlightAkioSimilar to Akiro the name means the glorious one or the hero who brings gloryDaisukeA great friend or a helperHajimeThe beginningHideaki/ HidekiExcellenceHikaruRadiance, a blessed child.HisashiThe name means longevity in JapaneseIsamuCourageIsaoThe name suggests great merit and honour to the bearerItsukiA treeJunichiAn obedient sonKaedeThe name is taken from the name of the maple tree in Japanese.KatashiThis means firmness and is used across cultures to denote the disciplined one.KenThis name is used for a boy with the qualities of being studious, strong and healthy and modest.KazuhikoThe harmonious prince who is also prosperousKei/KouIt means respect, lucky, excellence, and wiseKentaA boy who is big, strong, and healthyKinGoldMasaruThe victorious oneMinori/ MinoruThe term refers to the truth or the true oneSaburoThe third sonShoheiRespectTakaoThe name is meant to denote the hero who is both prosperous and noble-heartedTakumiThis means the adroit and adept one who is skillful

These are some cute, pertama, and unique Japanese names – discuss these names with your partner and select the perfect name for your child. You can also explore other names before you settle for one. If you have a child or are soon going to have one, we know you must be having dozens of names in your mind. But if you want a different name for your child, you should definitely consider the names from the above lists. Browse through our list of Japanese names for boys and go for a unique name for your kiddo!