| It can have many different meanings depending on the kanji used.|
Hiroko (ひろこ, ヒロコ) is a common feminine Japanese given name.
Hiroko can be written using different kanji characters and can mean:裕子, "rich child"
弘子, "broad child"
寛子, "tolerant child"
浩子, "large child"
博子, "wise child"
宏子, "large child"
広子, "broad child"
紘子, "large child"
The name can also be written in hiragana or katakana.Hiroko Anzai (ひろこ, born 1979), Japanese model and idol
Hiroko Hatano (ひろ子, born 1975), Japanese supermodel and actress
Hiroko Hayashi (singer) (林 寛子, born 1959), Japanese actress, singer and tarento
Hiroko Konishi (小西 寛子, born 1975), Japanese voice actress
Hiroko Mita (寛子, born 1966), Japanese singer and actress
Hiroko Moriguchi (博子, born 1968), Japanese singer and tarento
Hiroko Nakamura (紘子, born 1944), Japanese pianist
Hiroko Ōta (弘子, born 1954), Japanese politician and researcher of economics
Hiroko Sato (寛子, born 1985), Japanese gravure idol, actress and singer
Hiroko Shimabukuro (寛子, born 1984), Ryukyuan musician
Hiroko Suzuki (浩子, born 1975), Japanese professional wrestling valet and promoter
Hiroko Yakushimaru (ひろ子, born 1964), Japanese actress and singer
Hiroko Ai, a character in the science fiction novel series Mars trilogy
Hiroko Haruna (aka Laura), a character in the anime series Hamtaro
Hiroko Takashiro (高城 寛子), a character in the anime series Black Bible