Yoshiko

Yoshiko - A very unique female name



  Dec 09,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Yoshiko, meaning good, respectful, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #786. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Yoshiko and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Yoshiko? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Yoshiko. The baby girl name Yoshiko was given to 5 baby girls in 1990, ranking #4855 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 331,395 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Yoshiko peaked in popularity 99 years ago in 1920 on position 674.



Famous with this name

Yoshiko Matsuo
Yoshiko Nakamura
Yoshiko Kuga


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Rating: 5/5 (2 people)


Yoshiko is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Yoshiko is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #3,732 - and is the least popular in California at position #3,732.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Yoshiko is where you live.


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Yoshiko origin and meaning

Yoshiko is a 7 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means good, respectful. To see famous people named Yoshiko, pop culture references for the name Yoshiko and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Yoshiko

We've found the following names that sound similar to Yoshiko, sorted by popularity.

Yessica / Yesica / Yashica / Yaeko / Yoshie / Yukiko / Yuki / Yasuko / Yukie / Yoshiye /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
19904855
19853913
19391443
19381345
19371532
19361754
19351113
19341081
19331131
19321106
19311157
1930925
1929926
1928956
1927859
1926743
1925775
1924796
1923755
1922691
1921681
1920674
1919701
1918788
1917724
1916805
1915786
1914799
1913745
19121009
1910786

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California3732

Even more about Yoshiko


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Yoshiko a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Yoshiko?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1920
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Yoshiko
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 331,395
Letter count 7
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1910
1990 births +5

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