Yuki Name Meaning & Origin

Yuki

Pronunciation: YOO-kee (key)

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Nicknames for Yuki

Yucchan (Yu-chan)
Snow
Yuyu

Meanings and history of the name Yuki

Yuki means "snow" in Japanese. However, when used as a girl's name, it is more commonly written with different characters. For example, the character meaning "happiness" can also be pronounced Yuki; or it could be written with a combination of a YU meaning gentle, and KI meaning hope. (The boy's name, with a long U, means "courage".)

Famous real-life people named Yuki
Yuki in song, story & screen

In 2008 and 2009, "Vampire Knight" manga (Japanese comic), became very popular. The heroine of the story is named, "Yuki." She is brave, wistful, somewhat impulsive and later on it is revealed she, is a fact, a vampire.

Nagato Yuki is a female character in the popular light novel series the Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya (F)

Sohma Yuki is a character in the manga series Fruits Basket (M)

Yukkio- Persona series

Yuki- Wolf Children

Amai Yuki is a character in the prequel of the webseries Glitchtale

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