Arai Name Meaning

Japanese: variously written, usually with characters meaning ‘new well’; the original meaning is ‘new residence’. It is also written with characters pronounced as Imai, and is found in eastern Japan, especially in Saitama prefecture.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

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Arai Family Origin

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Arai Family Occupations

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Arai Life Expectancy

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Between 1964 and 2004, Arai life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Arai in 1964 was 83, and 85 in 2004.

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