What does Kimiko mean?
Kimiko [kimiko] as a girls' name is pronounced KEE-mee-koh. It is of Japanese origin, and the meaning of Kimiko is "righteous child".
Affiliated girl name: Kimi.
Associated with: righteous.
(female) Kimika, Kimiki, ..
(male) Kimika, Kimiro, .. Middle name pairings:
Kimiko Lanie (K.L.), ..
How popular is Kimiko?
Kimiko is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#2983 out of 4276, Top 70%) but an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Kimiko was first listed in 1910-1919 and reached its top rank of #1706 in the U.S. during the years 1920-1929, but is not ranked currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with similar and related girl names. Kimi is the only other popular varying form of Kimiko ranked in the Top 2000. Adoption of these forms of Kimiko reached its most widespread in the 1920s.
Kimiko is alike in pronunciation to Kumiko. Other recommended names are Aiko, Akiko, Aniko, Eriko, Kameo, Kami, Kamila▲, Kamilka (see Camilla), Keiki, Keiko, Kicia, Kiki, Kiko, Kim▼, Kimana, Kimba, Kimber▲, Kimm, Kimme, Kimmie, Kimmy, Kimy, Kioko, Kiri, Kiria, Kiriah, Kivi, Klio, Kyoko, Mariko, Michiko, Mikko, Nariko, Niko, Noriko, Reiko, Sumiko, Tamiko, Tomiko, Yumiko and Yuriko. These names tend to be less commonly used than Kimiko.See names in meaning and etymology.