Kamei Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘turtle well’. The name is found mostly in western Japan. One noble family, descended from the Minamoto, first settled in Izumo (now part of Shimane prefecture), and later in Inaba (now part of Tottori prefecture).

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


Similar surnames: Kawai, Kamel, Kanai, Takei, Kase, Kamen, Kazemi, Sami, Kari, Kamer

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Between 1956 and 2004, Kamei life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Kamei in 1956 was 46, and 83 in 2004.

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