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Gender: Female Origin of Sen: Japanese mythology name

The name Sen is a girl's name of Japanese origin. Sen and is often added to lists like Japanese Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".

From the experts:

Simple, Zen-like name of a mythological forest elf.

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Famous People Named Sen

Senhime aka Lady Sen, daughter of Japanese shogun Tokugawa Hidetada
Amartya Sen, Indian economist

Pop Culture References for the name Sen

Chihiro "Sen" Ogino, main character in anime film Spirited Away.


ElenaCroatia Says:


It's san in Croatian, Serbian and Bosnian.

BlueLavender Says:


Sen means "dream" in Czech (and maybe other Slavic languages?).