Jiro (given name)

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Jirō
GenderMale
Origin
Word/nameJapanese
MeaningIt can have many different meanings depending on the kanji used.
Other names
Related namesTaro
Saburo

Jirō or Jiro (じろう, ジロウ) is a stand-alone Japanese given name along with "Tarō", and a common name suffix for males.

Possible writings[edit]

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

  • 次郎, "next, son"
  • 次朗, "next, melodious"
  • 二郎, "second, son"
  • 二朗, "second, melodious"
  • 治郎, "reign, son"

The name can also be written in hiragana or katakana.

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