Elements, Female, Hebrew, Japanese, M names, Male, Nickname names, Physical Attributes, Unisex, Virtues/Attributes, Water


Miho is a Croatian male name, a short form of Mihovil, the Croatian form of Michael, or Mihael, the Croatian and Slovene form of Michael, a Hebrew male name meaning “who is like God?”, a rhetorical question implying there is no one like God. Miho is also a Japanese female name with a variety of meanings depending on the kanji used:

  • “beauty; beautiful+ ear; ear (grain); head; crest (wave)” (美穂);
  • “reality; truth + ear; ear (grain); head; crest (wave)” (実穂);
  • “beauty; beautiful + protect; guarantee; keep; preserve; sustain; support” (美保);
  • “un-;  not yet;  hitherto;  still;  even now;  sign of the ram;  1-3PM;  eighth sign of Chinese zodiac + walk; counter for steps” (未歩);
  • “beauty; beautiful + sail” (美帆);
  • “beauty; beautiful + walk; counter for steps” (美歩);
  • “inspection; regard as; see; look at + ear; ear (grain); head; crest (wave)” (視穂).

Another varient of the name is Mihoko which has the -ko suffix () meaning “child”.

Written in hiragana it’s みほ.

Origin: Hebrew, Japanese



  • Mihoko (Japanese)


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