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Takenaka Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘(one who lives) in the midst of the bamboo’. This name is found mostly in the Osaka region and in the Ryukyu Islands.

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


Similar surnames: Tanaka, Hatanaka, Takemoto, Yamanaka, Tamanaha, Takara, Nakata

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Takenaka Family Origin

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Takenaka Family Occupations

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Takenaka Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Takenaka Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Takenaka life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Takenaka in 1962 was 62, and 74 in 2004.

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