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Girl Name: Michiko

Name: Michiko
Pronunciation: \m(i)-chi-ko\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: passing child; child of beautiful wisdom; child of beautiful knowledge
Origin: Japanese
Sounds Like: Machiko
Variant forms: Michee, Michi
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 2294


Michiko \m(i)-chi-ko\ as a girl's name is pronounced MEE-chee-koh. It is of Japanese origin, and the meaning of Michiko is "passing child; child of beautiful wisdom; child of beautiful knowledge". The name of the first commoner to become empress of Japan.

Michiko has 2 variant forms: Michee and Michi.

A baby name that sounds like Michiko is Machiko.


Michiko is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2294 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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