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Okubo Name Meaning

Japanese (Okubo): from a place name meaning ‘large hollow’, which is common in Japan and the Ryukyu Islands. This is a frequent surname in Japan and was taken by several samurai families.

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


Similar surnames: Kubo, Okuma, Kuno, Kuba, Okura, Okuda, Okino, Kubota, Kano, Suko

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Okubo Family Origin

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Okubo Family Occupations

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Okubo Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Okubo Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Okubo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Okubo in 1962 was 82, and 61 in 2004.

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