Nakano Family History

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Nakano Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘central field’; from a common place name. It is a frequent surname, found mostly in western Japan. As it is listed in the Shinsen shojiroku, some bearers can be assumed to be of ancient, noble origin.

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

Similar surnames: Takano, Nagano, Nakata, Makino, Nagao, Nakao, Kawano, Sakata, Nakama

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Nakano Family Origin

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Nakano Family Occupations

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Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Nakano life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Nakano in 1942 was 29, and 81 in 2004.

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