Given Name HINATA
GENDER: Feminine & Masculine
USAGE: Japanese
OTHER SCRIPTS: 日向, 陽向, 向日葵, etc. (Japanese Kanji)
PRONOUNCED: hee-nah-tah   [key]
Meaning & History
From Japanese 日向 (hinata) meaning "sunny place", 陽向 (hinata) meaning "toward the sun", or a non-standard reading of 向日葵 (himawari) meaning "sunflower". Other kanji compounds are also possible. Because of the irregular readings, this name is often written ひなた using the hiragana writing system.