What does Yu mean?
The name Yu is of Chinese origin.
The meaning of Yu is "jade, happy, pleased, rain".
Yu is used as both a boys and girls name.
It consists of 2 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Yu.
The Given Name Yu
Fearless and stylish, it is a name considered by many parents.
A wonderfully distinctive name.
A name that will flow off your tongue.
Yu falls into the name categories gem or mineral, weather.
In the U.S. in 2018, less than 5 girls were given the name. It ranked 7,547
in baby name popularity for boys with 11 occurrences.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 11,559 in baby name popularity for girls with 9 occurrences. It ranked 10,714 in baby name popularity for boys with 7 occurrences.
View the Yu Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Yu has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Yu to other names.
Yu Related Names
What will your new littleYu be like?
It may all be in the numbers.
The numbers that make up your child's name.
Numerology may give you some insight.
Children named Yu are often amazing and frail but most of all they are read more >>
Yu Name Fun
Would you like to fingerspell the name Yu in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.
Be creative with the name Yu.
Just for fun, see the name Yu in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.
Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Yu in Nautical Flags page.