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All About Japanese Names

This is the page for people who are looking for information about Japanese names. Learn how to write your name in Japanese, look for Japanese baby names, or learn the meaning of Japanese names. If you have any questions or comments, please email me.

Japanese Baby Names for Boys and Girls  
A huge list of Japanese baby names, both traditional and modern. 

Japanese Baby Names  
Learn about naming conventions and the meanings of Japanese names. Inside are links to explore thousands of Japanese baby names. 

Trends in Japanese  Baby Names  
Baby names are like mirrors reflecting the times. Let's have a look at changes in popular baby names and recent trends.

Most Popular Baby Names of 2005

Most Popular Baby Names of 2004

The Meaning of Japanese Names  
A question from a viewer; "Do all Japanese names have a meaning?"

Your Name in Japanese  
Learn how to write your name in kanji, hiragana or katakana.

The Top 10 Common Japanese Surnames  
Ever wondered what the Japanese equivalent of "Smith" is?

Links from Other Sites

Kanji Names Project  
Japanese students wrote English explanations for the meanings of their names.

Japanese Names  
Basic information about Japanese names from japan-guide.com.

Japanese Names  
Information about family names and given names from Japanorama.

Japanese Baby Names  
From Baby Name World.

Japanese Boy Names, Japanese Girl Names  
From BabyChatter.

Japanese Names  
From Baby Zone.

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