Sakura name meaning

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Origin and Meaning of Sakura

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  1. 17 people from all over the world agree the name Sakura is of Japanese origin and means "Cherry Blossom".
  2. 2 people from Virginia, U.S. agree the name Sakura is of Japanese origin and means "Cherry blossoms".
  3. According to a user from India, the name Sakura is of Japanese origin and means "A kind princess / cherry blossom".
  4. A submission from Philippines says the name Sakura means "in Japanese is cherry blossoms" and is of Japanese origin.
  5. A user from Florida, U.S. says the name Sakura is of Japanese origin and means "Cherry Tree".
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Borrowed from Japanese さくら (Sakura).

  1. A female given name from Japanese

Sakura was also found in the following language(s): French, Japanese, and Portuguese

Notable Persons Named Sakura

Notable Persons Named Sakura

Sakura Haruno

Sakura Haruno is an animanga character.

Sakura Sakurada

Sakura was born on January 14th, 1982 in Kanagawa Prefecture.

Sakura Kinomoto

Sakura Tange

Sakura Tange is a voice actress, singer, and voice acting in japan. She was most prominent from 1994 to 2000. Sakura was born on March 24th, 1973 in Ichinomiya, Aichi, Japan.

Sakura Miyawaki

Sakura Miyawaki is a j-pop japanese idol and singer. She was most prominent from 2011 to present. Sakura was born on March 19th, 1998.



Notable Persons With the Last Name Sakura

Notable Persons With the Last Name Sakura

Ayane Sakura

Ayane Sakura is a voice acting and voice actress. She was most active from 2010 to present. Ayane was born on January 29th, 1994 in Tokyo, Japan.

Mana Sakura

Mana was born on March 23rd, 1993 in Tokyo.

Kokomi Sakura

Kokomi was born on December 18th, 1988 in Shimane Prefecture.


Emi Sakura

Emi was born on October 4th, 1976 in Kimitsu. Emi is also known as Motokawa and Emi.

Ashika Sakura


Fun Facts about the name Sakura

  • How Popular is the name Sakura? Sakura is the 8,558th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Sakura have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,456 babies born with the first name Sakura in the United States. That's more than enough people named Sakura to occupy the territory of Tokelau (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,411 (as of October 18, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Sakura? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1970 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Sakura first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Sakura is Tuesday, March 15th, 1892.
  • What year had the most people named Sakura born? The highest recorded use of the first name Sakura was in 2012 with a total of 87 babies.
  • Random Sakura Factoid: According to the 2005 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Sakura is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 11 babies in California have the same name in 2005.
  • Weird things about the name Sakura: The name spelled backwards is Arukas. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Karaus. How do you pronounce that?
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