Yu - Meaning of Yu

What does Yu mean?

[ 1 syll. yu ] The baby boy name Yu is also used as a girl name. It is pronounced as Yuw- †. Yu is largely used in the Chinese language and its origin is also Chinese. The name is of the meaning shining brightly, universal.

You, Yue, and Yuu are variants of Yu.

See also the related categories, chinese and universal.

Yu is not regularly used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Yu include Yuu, Du (Vietnamese), Yaoh, Yaw (Twi), Yo, You, Ja, Usuy, Yao (African and Twi), Ye, Yehu, Yehweh, Yihu, Yocha (Hebrew), Yochai (Hebrew), Yohei (English), Youhei (Japanese), Yoyi (Hebrew), Yuuya (Japanese), and Yuya (Japanese).

† English pronunciation for Yu: Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)"

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