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Nagasawa Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘long swamp’; though written with different characters today, it is of the same origin as Nakazawa, both being common place names. The surname is found mostly in central Japan. One family of Minamoto origin came from Nagasawa-zato in Etchu (now Toyama prefecture).

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


Similar surnames: Nakazawa, Nagata, Nakayama, Nakagawa, Sawa, Nagano, Nagamine, Kagawa

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Nagasawa Family Occupations

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Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Nagasawa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Nagasawa in 1962 was 65, and 77 in 2003.

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