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Shirai Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘white well’, found mostly in eastern Japan.

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


Similar surnames: Shiraki, Hirai, Shiba, Shima, Iwai, Imai, Sinai, Shirer, Shirk, Shiro

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Shirai Family Origin

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Shirai Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Shirai occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Shirai's were Laborers.

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Shirai Historical Records

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Shirai Life Expectancy

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