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Origin and Meaning of Akari

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Texas, U.S. says the name Akari means "Light, red plum, brightness" and is of Japanese origin.
  2. A submission from Maryland, U.S. says the name Akari means "Light; Brightness" and is of Japanese origin.
  3. 2 people from New Zealand and the United States agree the name Akari is of Japanese origin and means "light".
  4. According to a user from California, U.S., the name Akari is of Japanese origin and means "Lights".
  5. According to a user from Virginia, U.S., the name Akari is of Japanese origin and means "Brightness, lamplight".
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Notable Persons Named Akari

Notable Persons Named Akari

Akari Asahina

Akari Asahina is an av idol. Akari was born on May 30th, 1988 in Gunma Prefecture.

Akari Hayami

Akari Hayami is a former, actor, model (people), japanese idol, actress, model, and idol. Akari was born on March 17th, 1995.

Akari Kaida

Akari Kaida is a video game music composer. She plays Piano. Her career lasted from 1994 to 1994. Akari was born on January 10th, 1974 in Hyōgo Prefecture.

Akari Takeuchi

Akari Takeuchi is a pop music singing. Her ongoing career started in 2008. Akari was born on November 23rd, 1997.

Akari Suda

Akari Suda is a j-pop idol, singer, and japanese idol. She was most active from 2009 to present. Akari was born on October 31st, 1991.

Akari Hibino

Akari was born on July 5th, 1959 in Hamamatsu.


Fun Facts about the name Akari

  • How Popular is the name Akari? Akari is the 11,253rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Akari have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 948 babies born with the first name Akari in the United States. That's more than enough people named Akari to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Akari? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1990 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Akari born? The highest recorded use of the first name Akari was in 2018 with a total of 62 babies.
  • Random Akari Factoid: According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Akari is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Texas have the same name in 2014.
  • Weird things about the name Akari: The name spelled backwards is Iraka. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Raaik. How do you pronounce that?
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