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Furukawa Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘old river’; found throughout Japan. Descended from the Minamoto, Nitta, and northern Fujiwara families. A common alternate reading is Kogawa; both are later variants of the ancient name Koga.

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


Similar surnames: Fujikawa, Kurokawa, Fukuhara, Furuya, Morikawa, Fukuda, Ichikawa

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