Ono Family History
Ono Name Meaning
Japanese: ‘small field’; variously written, mostly found in western Japan. In its Romanized form, the surname is often confused with Ono, which means ‘large field’ and is also a common place name and surname throughout Japan and in the Ryukyu Islands. Some bearers of the surname are descended from the Minamoto. Ono is listed in the Shinsen shojiroku.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press