Kibe Family History
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Kibe Name Meaning
Japanese: habitational name from the village of Kibe in Omi (now Shiga prefecture), usually written with characters meaning ‘tree’ and ‘department’. A family descended from the Fujiwara directed the Buddhist temple there and took the name as their own. Indian (Maharashtra, Goa); pronounced as two syllables: Hindu (Brahman) name of unknown meaning, found among Saraswat Brahmans.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Kobe, Kade, Kile, Kuba, Wire, Kober, Kirby, Kise, Elbe, Kipe