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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

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Murakami Family Origin

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Murakami Family Occupations

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Murakami Historical Records

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Murakami Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, Murakami life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Murakami in 1952 was 43, and 75 in 2004.

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