Names Categorized "common edo period names"
This is a list of names in which the categories include common edo period names.
CHIYO f Japanese
From Japanese 千 (chi)
meaning "thousand" combined with 代 (yo)
meaning "generation" or 世 (yo)
meaning "world". Other kanji combinations are possible.
HARU m & f Japanese
From Japanese 陽 (haru)
meaning "light, sun, male", 春 (haru)
meaning "spring" or 晴 (haru)
meaning "clear weather". Other kanji or kanji combinations can form this name as well.
KIKU f Japanese
From Japanese 菊 (kiku)
meaning "chrysanthemum", as well as other kanji characters that are pronounced the same way.
NANA (2) f Japanese
From Japanese 菜 (na)
meaning "vegetables, greens" and/or 奈 (na)
, a phonetic character. The characters can be in either order or the same character can be duplicated, as indicated by the symbol 々
. Other kanji with the same pronunciations can also be used to form this name.
YOSHI m & f Japanese
From Japanese 吉 (yoshi)
meaning "good luck", 義 (yoshi)
meaning "righteous", or 良 (yoshi)
meaning "good, virtuous, respectable", as well as other kanji with the same reading.