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Nakazawa Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘central swamp’; mostly found in central Japan and on the island of Okinawa. Though written with different characters today, it is of the same origin as Nagasawa; both are common place names. Several bearers are of Minamoto origin, through various lines.

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


Similar surnames: Nagasawa, Nakagawa, Nakayama, Nakata, Nakahara, Nakatani, Takayama

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Nakazawa Family Occupations

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Between 1967 and 2002, in the United States, Nakazawa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Nakazawa in 1967 was 81, and 80 in 2002.

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