Yoshi name meaning

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in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Yoshi

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Virginia, U.S. says the name Yoshi is of Japanese origin and means "Righteous, respectable, or good luck".
  2. A user from the United Kingdom says the name Yoshi means "Good, faithful, respectful".
  3. According to a user from Pennsylvania, U.S., the name Yoshi means "good".
  4. A user from Tanzania, United Republic of says the name Yoshi is of Japanese origin and means "See".
  5. According to a user from Canada, the name Yoshi is of Japanese origin and means "Common".
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From Japanese ヨッシー (Yosshī, “Yoshi”, the Super Mario Brothers dinosaur character), (Yoshi, common Japanese male given name), and many other spellings. See よし.

  1. A Japanese male given name from Japanese.

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

Notable Persons Named Yoshi

Notable Persons Named Yoshi

Yoshi Tatsu

Yoshi was born on August 1st, 1977 in Gifu.

Yoshi DeHerrera

Yoshi was born on February 1st, 1972 in Colorado Springs, Colorado, U.S.

Yoshi Oyakawa

Yoshi Oyakawa is a swimmer. Yoshi was born on August 9th, 1933 in Kona District, Hawaii.

Yoshi Amao

Yoshi Sodeoka

Yoshi Sodeoka is an artist. Yoshi was born in Hiroshima. Yoshi is also known as Yoshihide Sodeoka.

Yoshi Katō

Yoshi Katō was an actor. Their most notable accomplishments were from 1949 to 1988. Yoshi was born on January 12th, 1913 in Tokyo. They passed away on March 1st, 1988.

  • Yoshi Hijikata
    Theatre Director

Notable Persons With the Last Name Yoshi

Notable Persons With the Last Name Yoshi

Hamato Yoshi

Hamato Yoshi is a comics character.

Y. Misdaq aka Yoshi

Y. Misdaq aka Yoshi is a hip-hop, electronica, folk. fiction, poetry, non-fiction. observational documentary., hip hop music, and folk music musician. He was most active from 2002 to present. Y. was born in Brighton. Y. is also known as Yoshi.


Fun Facts about the name Yoshi

  • How Popular is the name Yoshi? Yoshi is the 25,466th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Yoshi have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 236 babies born with the first name Yoshi in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yoshi 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 Yoshi? 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 Yoshi first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Yoshi is Wednesday, August 16th, 1871.
  • What year had the most people named Yoshi born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yoshi was in 2011 with a total of 17 babies.
  • Random Yoshi Factoid: According to the 2009 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Yoshi is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 7 babies in California have the same name in 2009.
  • Weird things about the name Yoshi: The name spelled backwards is Ihsoy. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Hysoi. How do you pronounce that?
  • Yoshi name meaning

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