Yamato - Meaning of Yamato

What does Yamato mean?

[ 3 syll. ya-ma-to, yam-ato ] The baby boy name Yamato is pronounced YAA-Maa-Tuw †. Yamato's origin and use are both in the Japanese language. The meaning of Yamato is 'ancient Japan'.

See also the related categories, japanese and ancient.

Yamato is an uncommon baby boy name. It is not in the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Yamato include Unity, Yan Tao, Jamad (English), Jenda (Czech), Unitee, and Unitey.

† English pronunciation for Yamato: Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)"

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