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Japanese Name Gender Finder:

The Japanese name chart to find out if it is a boy's name or girl's name / given name or family name.

New Message: Finally, I have updated this page. It should be mobile friendly now. I kept the page as simple to use & fast to load as possible. Hope everyone doesn't mind the change. Thank you for using this page, everyone. (^.^) (7 Nov 2016)

After years of spending time in the English speaking countries, I still have a problem to figure out which gender some English names are for. I used a wrong title several times in the past. (e.g. Ms for a male manager when I sent my CV applying for a job...)

I created a chart to find the gender for English names for Japanese people, and many people found it useful. Then I thought some of you might have the same problem for Japanese names as we have for English names, so here is a chart for you - Japanese Name Gender Finder!!!

I hope it will be helpful...

Note: I made this list simply I thought it would be useful to know/guess the gender from names because we occasionally use Mr/Mrs/Ms/Miss and She/He in our writings/conversations. And for a non-native speaker, the uncertainty of a person's gender (= a fear of making mistakes/being rude) will lead hesitation in communicating with the person. Please understand that I have no intention of encouraging users to prejudge people by gender. Thank you!


Click the initial of the Japanese name!


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B...Boy's Name (Given name/first name for male)
G...Girl's Name (Given name/first name for female)
F...Family Name (Last name)
Note: Bold indicates 'commonly used for'.
*Please be aware that there is no rule without exceptions! People use boys name for girls and girls name for boys quite often these days.
NameB/G/FNameB/G/FNameB/G/F
KadaFKadiriGKadonomaroB
KaedeGKafuBKagabuF
KagawaFKagehisaBKagetokiB
KageyasuBKahayaFKahoriG
KaibaraFKaiiBKaimaF
KaitoBKajaharaFKajitaniF
KajiwaraFKajiyamaFKakinomotoF
KakueiBKakutamaFKakuzoB
KamachiFKamataFKamatariB
KameiFKamekoGKaminagaF
KamioFKamiokaFKamisakaF
KamoFKamonFKanB
KanadaFKanagakiFKanbeB
KanegaiFKanegawaFKaneieB
KanekoGFKanesakaFKanezaneB
KanjiroBKankoBKanoF
KansukeBKantaroBKanzaburoB
KaoriGKaoruBKaorukasugaG
KaramoritaFKarubeFKaruboF
KasaharaFKasaiFKasamatsuF
KasayaFKaseFKashiwagiF
KasuseFKataBKataiB
KataokaFKatayamaFKatayanagiF
KateFKatoFKatoakaF
KatsuFKatsueGKatsuhikoB
KatsuhitoBKatsukawaFKatsukoG
KatsumataFKatsumiBGFKatsumotoB
KatsunanBKatsunosukiBKatsuraF
KatsushikaFKatsuyoshiBKatsuyukiB
KatzumiBKawabataFKawachiF
KawagichiFKawagishiFKawaguchiF
KawaiFKawaiiFKawakamiF
KawamataFKawamuraFKawanariB
KawasakiFKawasawaFKawashimaF
KawasieFKawatakeFKawateF
KawayamaFKawazuFKayokoG
KazBKazaFKazuB
KazueGKazuhikoBKazuhiroB
KazukiBKazukoGKazumaB
KazumiGKazunariBKazunoriB
KazuoBKazushiBKazushigeB
KazutoshiBKazuyoshiBKazuyukiB
KeiBKeijiBKeikiB
KeikoGKeishiBKeisukeB
KeitaBKeitaroBKeizoB
KenBKenichiBKenjiB
KenjiroBKenkichiBKenkoB
KenkyushaFKenmotsuFKensakuB
KenshinBKentaroFKentaro?B
KenzaburoBKenzanBKenzoB
KiFKichiGKichibeiB
KichisaburoBKidoFKiemonB
KiharaFKiichiBKijimutaF
KijmutaFKijuroBKikakuB
KikkawaFKikoGKikuchiF
KikugawaFKikugoroBKikuiF
KikunojoBKikutakeFKimiB
KimiakiBKimieGKimikoG
KiminobuBKimioFKimitadaB
KimiyamaFKimuraFKinG
KinashitaFKingoBKinjiB
KinmochiBKinnojoBKinnosukeB
KinoshitaFKinugasaFKinukoG
KinuyeGKinuyoGKinzoB
KiokoGKiraFKisaG
KishiFKishoBKiskiF
KitGKitaFKitabatakeF
KitagawaFKitahachiBKitamuraF
KitanoFKitaoFKitoajiF
KiyoGKiyoemonBKiyohiraB
KiyohisaBKiyokoGKiyomasuB
KiyomiGKiyomitsuBKiyomoriB
KiyonagaBKiyonobuBKiyonoriB
KiyoshiBKiyotakaBKoF
KoanBKobayashiFKobiF
KoboBKochiyoGKodamaF
KoetsuBKogaFKogaraF
KogoFKoguchiFKoheiB
KoiGKoichiBKoichiroB
KoinBKoisoFKoizumiF
KojiBKojimaFKojiroB
KojuroBKokeiBKokenG
KokiBKokushiBKomachiG
KomagataFKomatsuFKomatsuzakiF
KomineFKomiyaFKomonF
KonFKonaeFKondaF
KondoFKonishiFKonoF
KonoeFKonosukeBKonoyeB
KonyoBKorechikaBKorekiyoB
KorenagaBKorinBKorubaF
KoryusaiBKosakuBKosamiB
KoshinFKoshiroBKoshoB
KosukeBKotaraFKotaroB
KotoBKotokuFKoyamaF
KoyanagiFKoyoBKozuF
KozueBKubotaFKudaraF
KudoFKuemonBKugaF
KumaBKumagaeFKumanosukeB
KumasakaFKumiGKumikoG
KumitakaBKundaFKuniakiB
KunieGKunihikoBKunikidaF
KunikoGKunimatsuBFKunimichiB
KunioBKunisadaBFKunitaroB
KuniyoshiBKuniyukiBKunoF
KunomasuFKuramochiFKuramotoF
KurataFKurataroBKurkawaF
KurmochiFKurodaFKurofujiF
KuroganeFKurohikoFKurokiF
KurosawaFKusatsuFKusonokiF
KusunokiFKuwabaraFKwakamiF
KyodenBKyoichiBKyojiB
KyokoGKyoshiBKyubeiF
KyuichiBKyushichiBKyusoB
KyuwaB    

(^.^)/~Thank you for your contributions: JJ, kam, moti, kai, Susumu Zenyoji, Trench...

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