Yamashita Family History
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Yamashita Name Meaning
Japanese: from a common place name meaning ‘(one who lives) below the mountain’; the surname occurs mostly on the island of Kyushu. Some bearers are descended from the Minamoto or Fujiwara.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Yamashiro, Takashima, Hayashida, Miyashita, Takeshita, Yamagata