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Iwasaki Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘stone cape’; variously written, also pronounced Iwazaki and Iwagasaki. A common place name throughout Japan, found as a surname in western Japan and the Ryukyu Islands. One family was samurai of Tosa (now Kochi prefecture).

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

Similar surnames: Iwai, Sasaki, Kawasaki, Kasai, Yamasaki, Miyazaki, Masaki, Hamasaki

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Iwasaki Family Occupations

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Iwasaki Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Iwasaki life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Iwasaki in 1952 was 40, and 78 in 2004.

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