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Gender: Male Meaning of Hiroshi: "generous" Origin of Hiroshi: Japanese

The name Hiroshi is a boy's name of Japanese origin meaning "generous". Hiroshi and is often added to lists like Cool Boys’ Names—Rare, Unique and Unusual and discussed in our forums with posts like "What would be the perfect twin of the opposite gender?".

From the experts:

Several artistic Hiroshis make this one of the more plausible Japanese imports.

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Famous People Named Hiroshi

Hiroshi Amano, winner of the Nobel Prize in Physics
Hiroshi Kamiya, voice actor and singer

Pop Culture References for the name Hiroshi

Hiroshi is the name of the ghost, who was once a Japanese kamikazie pilot, in the movie Restless.
Hiroshi Sato, industrial tycoon villain from The Legend of Korra
Hiroshi Kashiwabara, character from "Chitose Get You!"
Hiroshi, the protagonist of the game Ao Oni