Gender Masculine
Usage Japanese
Scripts 康介, 孝介, 浩介, 公介, etc.(Japanese Kanji) こうすけ(Japanese Hiragana)
Pronounced Pron. KO-SOO-KEH
, KO-SKEH
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Meaning & History

From Japanese () meaning "peace", () meaning "filial piety, obedience" or () meaning "prosperous" combined with (suke) meaning "help, assist". This name can also be formed from other combinations of kanji characters.

Related Names

VariantsKosuke, Kousuke
Same SpellingKosuke

Entry updated April 25, 2021