Name Ko - meaning, origin, popularity 

Ko name meaning

What does Ko mean?

Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Tamil and African-Swahili
Usage: Kannada, Tamil and Telugu
Pronunciation: ko
Meaning: Lord Ram, King and Something Special
Rashi: Mithun
Nakshatra: Punarvasu
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Meaning of Ko is Lord Ram, King or Something Special used for both genders which originated from Tamil and African-Swahili is used especially in Telugu, Kannada and Tamil. Ko is a variant form of prevailing Kobe. Kobe is variation of biblical, persistent and famed Jacob. Used in English and Japanese atypical, Kobe, Kobe means "Tortoise" came from Japanese, Swahili and African-Swahili.

How do I pronounce Ko?

You can pronounce the one syllabled name Ko as ko.

Variants of Ko

Kobe, Jacob, Coby, Cobb, Jascha, Aaronjacob, Jacobalexander, Iacobus, Iacomus, Iakobos, Yaakov, Cobea

Names that rhyme with Ko

How popular is the name Ko?

Ko is an uncommon baby name in United States where it has been in use since 1985 and peaked in 1990 when it ranked 6410th. However things change on global perspective, Ko is extremely popular in Japan where every 1 in 300 have the name as well as in Myanmar. Also the baby name is popular in Laos and China. According to our research, at least 750000 people have been bestowed Ko around the globe.

YearBoysGirls
RankBirthsRankBirths
201687638
2015120475
2011122685
2010122195
2008125385
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Numerological aspects of Ko

You are a jealous and passionate lover. You are loved by many but when it comes to your personal life, you don't allow anyone to peek. You've come across many backstabbers in your life, so you can recognize when you see one. Handling the problems and life situations of others keeps you distracted from your own. You are a born artist even if you won't admit it. The letter K as your cornerstone reveals you are an introvert who enjoys solitude.

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  •  Eesvar - The boy name Eesvar means "God" is specifically used in Telugu and Hindi
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Famous people named Ko

  • Ko Gi-hyun, South Korean short track speed skater
  • Ko Tun-hwa, geostrategist
  • Ko Seong-il, Korean voice actor
  • Ko Lai Chak, table tennis player from Hong Kong, China
  • Ko Fan-long, is one of Taiwan's leading composers
  • Ko San, is CEO and founder of TIDE Institute and ATEAM Ventures
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  • Ko Shibasaki, Shibasaki debuted in 2000
  • Ko Kan Ko Sata, musician from southern Mali
  • Ko Un, South Korean poet whose works have been translated and published
  • Ko Geuntae, South Korean professional Go player
  • Ko Im-pyo, South Korean film editor
  • Ko Iso, professional Go player
  • Ko Jong-soo, South Korean football coach and former football player
  • Ko Simpson, former American football safety
  • Ko Reibun, professional Go player
  • Ko Chang-soo, Korean poet and diplomat
  • Ko Ji-yong, member of Sechs Kies
  • Ko So-young, South Korean actress and model
  • Ko Willems, track cyclist from the Netherlands,
  • Ko Jeong-woon, retired football player

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