Okuma Name Meaning

Japanese: it is uncertain whether instances of this name in America are Okuma meaning ‘large bear’, found mostly in eastern Japan, or Okuma, meaning ‘interior space’, found mostly in the Ryukyu Islands. One noble family bearing the former lived in the far west of Japan, in Hizen (now Nagasaki prefecture).

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


Similar surnames: Okuda, Okura, Omura, Azuma, Okawa, Ogura, Okubo, Hokama, Tokuda, Kuba

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Between 1953 and 2004, Okuma life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Okuma in 1953 was 37, and 84 in 2004.

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