Onishi Family History
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Onishi Name Meaning
Japanese (Onishi): ‘great west’; a habitational name taken from a village in Awa (now Tokushima prefecture) by members of the Ogasawara family, who were of Minamoto descent. The name is also found on Okinawa Island.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Konishi, Oishi, Nishi, Ouchi, Ohashi, Kishi, Niemi, Knight, Sinisi