As usual "-ko" at the ending of a female Japanese name means "girl child". Lei or Rei is originally Chinese sound which has various Chinese characters.corresponding to "ling" for Rei or Lei. R and L are almost same in Japanese language. There are 5-6 variations of Lei or Rei used in Japanese female names. Mostly means beauty, intelligence, lucidity, clearity, brightness, etc.It sounds very noble, too. In TV dramas Leiko has tendency to be used for the role of medical doctor, professor, career oriented person, etc, rarely for servant.
Famous Name leiko
is a Japanese-Swiss painter and sculptor.Leiko Ikemura left her country to study in Spain from 1973 to 1978 at the Academia de Bellas Artes in Granada and Seville. In 1979 she moved to Zurich to live and worked there for 4 years. The first of her mature p
was a Latvian silent movie actress in Europe since the 1910s, especially popular in Germany, Latvia and Russia. As an actress Marija Leiko conquered the German big screen first starring in the Die Diamantenstiftung (1917), Kain (1918), Ewiger Strom (1919)
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Meaning of Leiko in Japanese origin/culture for Girl name with history and fame details.