Chiba Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘thousand leaves’; habitational name from Chiba-gun in Shimosa (now part of Chiba prefecture). The Chiba were a branch of the Taira clan, and were powerful in Shimosa from the 12th to 16th centuries.

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


Similar surnames: Chica, Chia, Child, Chuba, Higa, Riba, Camba, Caira, Uchida, Chino

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Chiba Family Origin

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Chiba Family Occupations

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Between 1963 and 2001, Chiba life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Chiba in 1963 was 74, and 76 in 2001.

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