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Yamakawa Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘mountain river’, listed in the Shinsen shojiroku and found mostly in western Japan, though the entire country is filled with mountains and rivers. An alternative pronunciation is Yamagawa.

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


Similar surnames: Arakawa, Yamamura, Hayakawa, Yamanaka, Maekawa, Ishikawa, Sakata

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