NamePopularityRelated NamesRelatedWebsitesRatingsComments
User comments for Minoru

Key: Meaning/History Usage Pronunciation Famous Bearer Personal Impression Other

Comments are left by users of this website. They are not checked for accuracy.

This name appears in the anime/manga Chobits.
-- Anonymous User  11/30/2005
This was the name of famous Imperial Japanese Navy and JASDF fighter pilot and later politician Genda Minoru.
-- Tiger59  4/29/2009
If I am not mistaken, there's a character in a manga called 'Baby and Me' (which was in Shojo Beat) named Minoru.
-- LittleMissWeekender  6/28/2009
Minoru Shiraishi is a prolific Japanese voice actor, or seiyuu as they're called over there. He also appeared as himself in animated form in the anime Lucky Star during the show's Show Within A Show segments.
-- CrystalGlacia  1/27/2011
Minoru Matsuya was a Japanese jazz pianist, graduated from Tokyo National University of Fine Arts and Music. He was also known as Jo Matsuya or Yuzuru Matsuya. He lived in Kamakura.

He learned piano under renowned Russian pianist Leo Sirota. After World War II, he started playing jazz music in an American base and taught many Japanese jazz vocalists. He was a close friend of Ichiro Fujiyama. He enjoyed performing some works by George Gershwin. He was also a good friend of Roh Ogura and made the first performance of Roh Ogura's work, Sonatine for piano (1937). He was the father of Midori Matsuya.
-- lilolaf  2/17/2017

 Add a Comment