Kasai Name Meaning

Japanese: in the Tokyo area and the Ryukyu Islands, the name is written with characters meaning ‘bamboo hat’ and ‘well’. In western Japan, and in the name of a village east of Tokyo, it is written with characters meaning ‘west of the river’, and this latter is pronounced Kawanishi by some. Other variants exist as well.

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


Similar surnames: Kawai, Kanai, Arai, Kase, Asa, Asai, Kaya, Kamei, Kaske, Kara

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