Takao name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Takao mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Takao

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International Interest
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  1. Kaohsiung

Takao was also found in the following language(s): Japanese

Notable Persons Named Takao

Notable Persons Named Takao

Takao Saito

Takao Saito is a mangaka and manga artist. He has had major accomplishments since 1955. Takao was born on November 3rd, 1936 in Wakayama Prefecture, Japan.

Takao Osawa

Takao Osawa is an actor, model, and producer. He was most prominent from 1987 to present. Takao was born on March 11th, 1968 in Tokyo, Japan.

Takao Omori

Takao Omori is a wrestler. Takao was born on October 16th, 1969 in Tokyo.

Takao Doi

Takao Doi is an engineer.


Ay-O is a in the field of painting. Ay-O was given the name Takao Iijima on May 19th, 1931.

Takao Koyama

Takao was born on April 21st, 1948.

  • Takao Suzuki
    Tennis Player
  • Takao Sakurai
  • Takao Kawaguchi
  • Takao Obana
    Baseball Player

Notable Persons With the Last Name Takao

Notable Persons With the Last Name Takao

Kenji Takao

Kenji was born on March 23rd, 1975 in Kyōtanabe, Kyoto. Kenji is also known as 高尾 憲司; Takao Kenji.

Erika Takao

Erika was born on October 12th, 1987 in Narashino.

Chiho Takao

Chiho was born on February 20th, 1984 in Nerima.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Takao U.S.
  White 11.39% 64.26%
  African American 2.95% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 74.68% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 9.70% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Takao

People with the last name Takao are most frequently White or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Takao

  • How Popular is the name Takao? Takao is the 32,080th most popular name of all time. As a last name Takao was the 80,131st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Takao have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 146 babies born with the first name Takao in the United States. That's more than enough people named Takao 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 Takao? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1914 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Takao first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Takao is Monday, November 19th, 1883.
  • What year had the most people named Takao born? The highest recorded use of the first name Takao was in 1922 with a total of 15 babies.
  • Random Takao Factoid: According to the 1925 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Takao ranks 103rd in popularity as a baby boy's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 9 babies in Hawaii have the same name in 1925.
  • Weird things about the name Takao: The name spelled backwards is Oakat. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Katoa. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Takao? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 237 people with the last name Takao.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Takao? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Takao as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.3m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Takao name meaning

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