What does Minoru mean?
Minoru [mi-noru] as a boys' name is pronounced mee-noh-roo. It is of Japanese origin, and the meaning of Minoru is "bear fruit".
Associated with: bear.
(male) Manoru, Minore, ..
(female) Minomi, Minora, .. Middle name pairings:
Minoru Rigoberto (M.R.), ..
How popular is Minoru?
Minoru is a rare given name for males and also a unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Minoru was first listed in 1910-1919 and reached its peak position of #1174 in the U.S. during 1920-1929, but is not listed at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Andru, Mainard, Major▲, Malory, Mano, Manoa, Manoah, Manoel, Manola, Manolo, Marinor (see Marriner), Maynor, Mayor, Mazor, Meino, Meinor, Menard, Menor, Mentor, Miko, Mikol, Milborn, Milford▼, Milo▲, Miner, Minor▼, Minos, Miron, Mitford, Monro, Moore, More, Mori, Mort, Munir, Munro, Mynor and Toru. These names tend to be more frequently used than Minoru.See names in meaning and etymology.