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Okabe Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘hill section’; the name is found mostly in eastern Japan. A noble family by that name, descended from the Fujiwara, originated in Mikawa (now part of Aichi prefecture).

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


Similar surnames: Kibe, Kobe, Okada, Okawa, Oka, Abe, Kase, Okane, Otake, Osada

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Okabe Family Origin

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Okabe Family Occupations

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Okabe Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Okabe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Okabe in 1963 was 82, and 76 in 2003.

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