Okura Name Meaning

Japanese (Okura): ‘large warehouse’; the name is found mostly in western Japan, and is listed in the Shinsen shojiroku. There are many unrelated bearers, some with samurai connections, who took the name from places of residence.

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


Similar surnames: Omura, Ogura, Okuda, Okuma, Ohara, Mura, Okada, Okawa, Oka, Tokuda

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Between 1962 and 2004, Okura life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Okura in 1962 was 81, and 87 in 2004.

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