Japanese or Choctaw
"carp; panther"

Koi Origin and Meaning

The name Koi is a boy's name meaning "carp; panther".

The Koi is a variety of carp especially popular in ornamental gardens in Japan, where they are a symbol of good fortune. In Buddhist culture, the koi is associated with courage. Being one letter away from trendy Kai boosts its prospects as a cool unisex name.

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