The name Sakura is a girl's name of Japanese origin meaning "cherry blossom". Sakura and is often added to lists like Video Game Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Outlandish this-or-that [girls]".
From the experts:
Lovely Japanese name that would certainly be appreciated in Europe and the U.S. It was rarely used in Japan until the 1990s, and draws its current popularity from the fact that it is deeply connected to Japanese traditional culture without sounding frumpy and old-fashioned.
Lists containing Sakura
Sakura in Blog Posts
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Sakura in the Forums
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