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Origin: Chinese

Meaning: this was a hard name to find any concrete information on. Like all Chinese names the meaning depends on the Chinese characters used. It appears to be a unisex name.

Yaoji is also the name of a Chinese mountain goddess.

If you separate the names, Yao is a Chinese unisex name with various meanings of: "goblin"; "phantom"; "mother-of-pearl"; "jade"; "dark"; "deep"; "brilliant"; "glorious"; "high"; "sage"; "mound, round mass (of earth)"; and "sparkle, dazzle".

Ji is a unisex Sino-Korean name meaning "wisdom, intelligent" and likely other meanings depending on the characters used. Ji is also a Chinese surname.

  • Yao-Ji
  • Yaoji