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Gender: Female Meaning of Chihiro: "thousand questions" Origin of Chihiro: Japanese

Chihiro Origin and Meaning

The name Chihiro is a girl's name of Japanese origin meaning "thousand questions".

A popular Japanese name used for the young heroine of the animated film, "Spirited Away."

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lizway Says:

2016-08-09T02:10:17

This is so cute. I wish I could use it without feeling like it was inappropriate (I'm about as white as white can get)

Chihiro Says:

2016-03-21T05:22:29

Thousand Questions is not true meaning of this name. 'Chi' means 'thousand' and that is correct. Chinese character used for 'hiro' is commonly used to mean 'ask' (not 'questions' ) in modem Japanese but it is also an ancient unit to measure expanse or depth. 1hiro is roughly 6 feet. Chihiro, thousand hiro, is an expression used to describe something infinitely deep or expansive. The translation of the name Chihiro should be something more like 'infinity'.

OliviaSarah Says:

2015-02-24T01:49:27

This is so beautiful!