Given Name YUMI

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: Japanese
OTHER SCRIPTS: 弓, 由美, 友美, 弓美, etc. (Japanese Kanji)
PRONOUNCED: YOO-MEE  [details]

Meaning & History

From Japanese (yumi) meaning "archery bow". It can also come from (yu) meaning "reason, cause", (yu) meaning "friend" or a nanori reading of (yu) meaning "archery bow" combined with (mi) meaning "beautiful". Other kanji or kanji combinations are also possible.

Related Names

USER SUBMISSION: Yu-mi

Categories

authors, beautiful, beauty, Blue Spring Ride characters, Chobits characters, City Hunter characters, Death Note characters, Fancy Lala characters, Suikoden characters, uncommon late Edo Period names, weapons
Entry updated July 2, 2017