Ogawa Name Meaning

Japanese: common place name and surname throughout Japan, written with characters meaning ‘small river’; it is sometimes pronounced Kogawa.

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


Similar surnames: Ozawa, Ogata, Okawa, Okada, Sawa, Tagawa, Kagawa, Ohara, Obara, Oyama

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Between 1961 and 2004, Ogawa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Ogawa in 1961 was 44, and 85 in 2004.

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