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Takeda Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘bamboo rice paddy’, also written with characters meaning ‘warrior rice paddy’. The most famous Takeda family was descended from Minamoto Yoshimitsu (1056–1127) and ruled several provinces, most notably Kai (present–day Yamanashi prefecture). Other families, such as Ogasawara, Akiyama, Matsumae, Nishina, and Iwasaki, are of Takeda descent. An alternate pronunciation is Taketa. It is listed in the Shinsen shojiroku.

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


Similar surnames: Taketa, Ikeda, Takata, Tada, Sakata, Takei, Sawada, Tsuda, Ueda

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Takeda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Takeda in 1963 was 69, and 76 in 2004.

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