Murakami Family History
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Murakami Name Meaning
Japanese: ‘above the village’; found mostly in west-central Japan and the island of Okinawa. It is also the patronymic of the Murakami Genji, a branch of the Minamoto clan descended from several sons of the Emperor Murakami (926–967).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Murayama, Kurokawa, Mukai, Kawakami, Murata, Muraoka, Mikami