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Takeshita Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘(one who lives) beneath the bamboo’; it was originally pronounced Takenoshita and taken from a village of that name in Suruga (now part of Shizuoka prefecture). The original bearers were descended from the northern Fujiwara through the Kuzuyama family. The name is found mainly in western Japan and the Ryukyu Islands.

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

Similar surnames: Matsushita, Takashima, Takemoto, Yamashita, Kinoshita, Kaneshiro

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Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Takeshita life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Takeshita in 1966 was 67, and 82 in 2004.

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