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Mifuneyama garden, Takeo Shrine, Kawagonookusu Park, Mt Kurokami, Kōya‑ji Temple
Takeo (たけお, タケオ) is a common masculine Japanese given name.
Takeo can be written using different kanji and can mean:武夫, "warrior, man"
武雄, "warrior, brave"
猛雄, "fierce, brave"
健男, "health, man"
The name can also be written in hiragana or katakana, especially by young boys who haven't learned kanji yet.Takeo Ando (武夫), professional Go player
Takeo Arishima (武郎), Japanese novelist
Takeo Doi (健郎), Japanese psychoanalyst
Takeo Fukuda (赳夫), 67th Prime Minister of Japan
Takeo Fukui (威夫), president and CEO of Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
Takeo Hatanaka (武夫), Japanese astronomer
Takeo Hirose (武夫), officer in the Imperial Japanese Navy
Takeo Itō (武夫), general in the Imperial Japanese Army
Takeo Kajiwara (武雄), Japanese professional Go player
Takeo Kanade (武雄), Japanese researcher in Computer Vision
Takeo Kawamura (丈夫), Japanese professional baseball player
Takeo Kawamura (建夫), Japanese politician
Takeo Kikuchi (武夫), Japanese industrial and fashion designer
Takeo Kimura (木村 威夫, 1918–2010), Japanese filmmaker
Takeo Komatsu (太計雄), Japanese photographer
Takeo Kurita (健男), vice-admiral in the Imperial Japanese Navy
Takeo Miki (武夫), 66th Prime Minister of Japan
Takeo Miratsu (健雄), Japanese video game and Anime composer
Takeo Nishioka (武夫), Japanese politician
Takeo Otsuka (武生), Japanese professional wrestler
Takeo Shiota (1881–1943), Japanese-American landscape architect
Takeo Spikes, American football linebacker
Takeo Takagi (武雄), admiral in the Imperial Japanese Navy
Takeo Takahashi (丈夫), Japanese animation director
Takeo Uesugi (上杉武夫), Japanese-American landscape architect
Takeo Yasuda (武雄), general in the Imperial Japanese Army
Takeo Yoshikawa (猛夫), Japanese spy
Takeo Saeki (剛雄), software developer
Takeo Masaki, character in Call of Duty: World at War – Zombies
Otori Takeo, main character in the Tales of the Otori series by Lian Hearn
Takeo, mascot for the Nekocon anime convention