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Kumagai Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘bear valley’; also pronounced Kumatani, Kumaya, and Kumagaya, a habitational name from the town of Kumagaya, in a part of Musashi now part of Saitama prefecture. The earliest bearers were of Taira descent. Found in northeastern and western Japan.

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


Similar surnames: Kamei, Kawakami, Kurata, Kasai, Sugai, Kawai, Yamazaki, Nagai, Kihara

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Kumagai Family Occupations

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Kumagai life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Kumagai in 1962 was 75, and 86 in 2004.

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