Gender Masculine & Feminine
Usage Japanese
Scripts 協, 京, 郷, 杏, etc.(Japanese Kanji) きょう(Japanese Hiragana)
Pronounced Pron. /kʲo̞ː/  [key·simplify]

Meaning & History

From Japanese (kyō) meaning "unite, cooperate", (kyō) meaning "capital city", (kyō) meaning "village", (kyō) meaning "apricot", or other kanji with the same pronunciation.

Related Names

VariantsKyo, Kyou
Other Languages & CulturesJing(Chinese) Gyeong, Kyung(Korean)
Same SpellingKyo


Entry updated April 25, 2021