Arima Family History
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Arima Name Meaning
Japanese: ‘owns a horse’; the name is found mostly in western Japan and the Ryukyu Islands. It is habitational, taken from the Arima hot spring near the city of Kobe. The original bearers were lords in the district, descended from the Minamoto clan.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Arita, Arata, Azuma, Araya, Ariza, Roma, Karim, Primo, Rama, Arra