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Updated: Jul 10, 2024 | 👁️ 12 Views | 🔊 13 Pronunciations
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Gender: Unisex

Origin: Japanese

Meaning: Waku has a Japanese origi...

Pronunciation: wah-koo, /wɑːkuː/, W AE K UW

Popularity Rank: #336,899

On this page:

  • 1. Waku Meaning
  • 2. Waku Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Waku
  • 4. Translations of Waku
  • 5. Waku Name Popularity
  • 6. Famous People with Name Waku
  • 7. Waku Name Poster
  • 8. Names similar to Waku

Waku Meaning

Originating from the Japanese language, Waku means 'frame', 'border', or 'boundary'. It can also represent a sense of structure or enclosure.

Waku also means "Waku has a Japanese origin and means 'frame' or 'boundary'.".

Waku is found in France, Nigeria, Hong Kong, and 19 more countries.

Waku Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: wah-koo

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /wɑːkuː/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: W AE K UW

W: Pronounce as in "we" (W IY)

AE: Pronounce as in "cat" (K AE T)

K: Pronounce as in "cat" (K AE T)

UW: Pronounce as in "blue" (B L UW)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

How to pronounce Waku?

Learn how to pronounce Waku correctly by listening to our 13 audio pronunciations. Click to hear each pronunciation as many times as you need to master it.

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    English (US)
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    English (US)
  • English (UK)
    English (UK)
  • Spanish (Spain)
    Spanish (Spain)
  • French (France)
    French (France)
  • German (Germany)
    German (Germany)
  • Portuguese (Portugal)
    Portuguese (Portugal)
  • Dutch (Netherlands)
    Dutch (Netherlands)
  • Russian (Russia)
    Russian (Russia)
  • Arabic
  • English (India)
    English (India)
  • Hindi (India)
    Hindi (India)

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Translations of Waku

Waku Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Waku is recorded 49 times globally, ranking it as the 336,899th most common name worldwide.

Waku is most prevalent in France, with 7 occurrences, making it the 74,574th most popular name in the country.

Waku Popularity by Country

Famous People with Name Waku

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Waku Name Poster

Waku Name Poster

Names similar to Waku


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