Ichirō

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Ichirō
Ichiro Suzuki June 10, 2009.jpg
Ichiro Suzuki, a Japanese professional baseball player
PronunciationEE-Chee-roh
GenderMale
Language(s)Japanese
Origin
Word/nameJapanese
Meaningfirst son but it can have other meanings depending on the kanji characters used
Region of originJapan
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Ichirō (いちろう, イチロー), also written Ichiro, Ichirou or Ichiroh is a masculine Japanese given name. The name is occasionally given to the first-born son in a family.

Like many Japanese names, Ichirō can be written using different kanji characters and can mean:

  • 一郎: "first son"
  • 一朗: "first clear, bright"

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