Gender Feminine
Usage Japanese
Scripts 優子, 悠子, 裕子, etc.(Japanese Kanji) ゆうこ(Japanese Hiragana)
Pronounced Pron. YOO-KO  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

From Japanese () meaning "excellence, superiority, gentleness", () meaning "permanence" or () meaning "abundant" combined with (ko) meaning "child". This name can be formed of different kanji characters as well.

Related Names

VariantsHiroko, Yuko, Yuuko
Same SpellingYuko


Entry updated April 25, 2021