Yumiko Tanaka


Yumiko is a
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Japanese Japanese may refer to: * Something from or related to Japan Japan ( ja, 日本, or , and formally ) is an island country An island country or an island nation is a country A country is a distinct territory, territorial body or ...
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Possible writings

Yumiko can be written using different
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characters and can mean: *弓子, "bow, child". *由美子, "reason/cause, beauty, child". *結実子, "fruition, child". *夕実子, "evening, fruit, child". *優美子, "tenderness, beauty, child". *悠美子, "permanence, beauty, child". *祐美子, "help, beauty, child". *由実子, "reason/cause, fruit, child". *有美子, "exist/possess, beauty, child". *夕美子, "evening, beauty, child". *友美子, "friend, beauty, child". *裕美子, "rich, beauty, child". *勇美子, "brave, beauty, child". The name can also be written in
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katakana is a Japanese syllabary, one component of the Japanese writing system along with hiragana, kanji and in some cases the Latin script (known as rōmaji). The word ''katakana'' means "fragmentary kana", as the katakana characters are derived fro ...


* Yumiko Abe (由美子), a Japanese professional wrestler. *
Yumiko Cheng Yumiko Cheng (born 6 September 1981) is a Hong Kong Cantopop singer. Cheng was given the Japanese nickname "Yumiko" by her friends in secondary school, and upon signing with Emperor Entertainment Group, EEG, adopted it as her official stagename.T ...
(鄭烈瓊), a Hong Kong Cantopop singer. * Yumiko Fujita (弓子), a Japanese actress. *
Yumiko Fukushima , also known mononymously as , is a Japanese former professional baseball outfielder who played 28 seasons combined in top-level professional leagues. He spent the bulk of his career with two teams: nine seasons with the Orix BlueWave of Nippo ...
, announcer. * Yumiko Hara (裕美子), a Japanese marathon runner. *
Yumiko Hosono is a Japanese actress, Voice acting in Japan, voice actress, and singer from Saitama Prefecture, Saitama, Japan. She is also a member of the singing group COACH☆. Filmography Anime * Suzuka (manga), Suzuka (Voice of Honoka Sakurai) * Saint Oc ...
(佑美子), a Japanese voice actress, actress, and singer. *Yumiko Hotta (祐美子), a Japanese professional wrestler and mixed martial artist. *Yumiko Igarashi (ゆみこ), a Japanese mangaka, manga artist. *Yumiko Kobayashi (由美子, born 1979), a Seiyū, Japanese voice actress. *Yumiko Kokonoe (佑三子), a Japanese actress. *Yumiko Ōshima (弓子), a Japanese manga artist. *Yumiko-chan incident, Yumiko Nakagawa, a Japanese girl at the center of an Okinawan controversy. *Yumiko Shaku (由美子), a Japanese actress and model. *Yumiko Shibata (由美子), a Japanese voice actress. *Yumiko Suzuki (disambiguation), multiple people. *Yumiko Takeshima (竹島 由美子), a Japanese costume designer, ballet dancer, and founder of ''YUMIKO'' dancewear.

Fictional characters

*Yumiko Kusaka (友美子), a character in the novel, film and manga ''Battle Royale''. *Yumiko Shirasagi (白鷺弓子), a character in the novel series ''Digital Devil Story'' and the video game adaptation Digital Devil Story: Megami Tensei. *Yumiko Takagi (高木由美子), a character in the anime and manga series Hellsing. *Yumiko Sakaki (榊由美子), a character in the The Fruit of Grisaia, Grisaia series of visual novels. *Yumiko (弓子), a female Japanese-American character in the comic book series The Walking Dead (comic book), The Walking Dead. *Yumiko "Hibana" Imagawa (今川 由美子), a character in the video game series Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege, nicknamed Hibana (Rainbow_Six_Siege). *Yumiko, a character in the fighting game, Brawlhalla. *Mirkou Yumiko, a character from ''Yuki Yuna is a Hero, Kusunoki Mebuki is a Hero''.


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