Shizuka

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For Lady Shizuka, see Shizuka Gozen.
Shizuka
Shizuka Arakawa.jpg
Shizuka Arakawa, a figure skater
Pronunciation Shízuka
Gender Mostly female
Origin
Word/name Japanese
Meaning Depends on kanji used.
Region of origin Japanese
Other names
Related names Shizu
Shizuko

Shizuka (しずか, シズカ?) is a Japanese word meaning "quiet" or "calm" (静か?). It is also a Japanese given name. Though the name is unisex, it is mostly used by females.

Possible writings[edit]

Shizuka can be written using different kanji characters and can mean:

as a given name
  • 静, "quiet/calm"
  • 静花, "quiet/calm, flower"
  • 静香, "quiet/calm, fragrance"
  • 静華, "quiet/calm, flower"
  • 静佳, "quiet/calm, excellent"

The name can also be written in hiragana or katakana.

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