Sadako name meaning

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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Sadako

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  1. According to 2 people from the United Kingdom and the United States, the name Sadako is of Japanese origin and means "Chaste-child".
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Borrowed from Japanese さだこ (Sadako).

  1. A Japanese female given name from Japanese

Sadako was also found in the following language(s): Japanese and Portuguese

Notable Persons Named Sadako

Notable Persons Named Sadako

Sadako Yamamura

Sadako Yamamura is a fictional character.

Sadako Sasaki

Sadako Sasaki was a student. Sadako was born Sadako Sasaki on January 7th, 1943 in Kusunoki-cho. She left this life on October 25th, 1955.

Sadako Pointer

Sadako Pointer is a rhythm, blues, soul music, pop music, dance music, rock music, jazz, and country music musician. She has been prominent since 2009. Sadako was given the name Sadako Ruth Pointer Johnson on March 25th, 1984 in Marin County, California, U.S.

Sadako Ogata

Sadako Ogata is an office holder. Sadako was born on September 16th, 1927 in Tokyo.

Sadako Sawamura

Sadako Sawamura was an actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1935 to 1985. Sadako was born on November 11th, 1908 in Tokyo. She passed away on August 16th, 1996.


Fun Facts about the name Sadako

  • How Popular is the name Sadako? Sadako is the 20,760th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Sadako have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 349 babies born with the first name Sadako in the United States. That's more than enough people named Sadako to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Sadako? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1913 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Sadako first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Sadako is Sunday, April 21st, 1895.
  • What year had the most people named Sadako born? The highest recorded use of the first name Sadako was in 1924 with a total of 25 babies.
  • Random Sadako Factoid: According to the 1917 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Sadako ranks 74th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 13 babies in Hawaii have the same name in 1917.
  • Weird things about the name Sadako: The name spelled backwards is Okadas. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Dsaako. How do you pronounce that?
  • Sadako name meaning

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