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Most Popular Baby Names of 2004

Here is the list of the most popular baby names of 2004. The names are ranked by popularity with the most common pronunciation listed first (where applicable). Most kanji have several different readings, therefore the name can be read in several different ways. 

In addition, since there are thousands of kanji to choose from, even the same name can usually be written using many different kanji combinations (some have more than 50 combinations). I have included the top 10 names by reading at the bottom of the page. Click here to learn more about Japanese names.

Rank Boys Rank Girls
1
Ren
1 さくら 
Sakura
2 颯太
Souta/Fuuta
1 美咲 
Misaki
3 翔太
Shouta
3 凛 
Rin
3 拓海
Takumi
4 陽菜 
Hina/Haruna/Hana
5 大翔
Hroto/Haruto/Yamato
Daito/Daiki/Taito
5 七海
Nanami
6
Hayate/Hayato/Sou/Ryuu
5 未来
Miku/Mirai/Miki/Mikuru
7
Shou/Kakeru/Tsubasa
7 花音
Kanon
7 優斗
Yuuto/Haruto/Hiroto
8
Aoi
7
Riku
9 結衣
Yui
10
Tsubasa/Tasuku
10 百花
Momoka
    10 ひなた
Hinata

Top 10 Names by Reading

Rank Boys Rank Girls
1 Yuuki 1 Momoka
2 Yuuto 2 Haruka
3 Haruto 3 Ayaka
4 Souta 4 Misaki
5 Kouki 5 Sakura
6 Takumi 6 Nanami
7 Kouta 7 Yui
8 Ryouta 8 Hina
9 Haruki 9 Rin
10 Kaito
Riku
10 Haruka
Honoka

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