Kobayashi Family History
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Kobayashi Name Meaning
Japanese: ‘small forest’; one of the ten most common Japanese surnames, found especially in central Japan; the different families bearing this name are not all related. The name is also found in the Ryukyu Islands.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Takahashi, Hayashi, Hirabayashi, Koyanagi, Ohashi, Kawakami