Muto Name Meaning

Italian (mainly central–southern Italy) and Greek (Moutos): nickname from muto ‘mute’, ‘unable to speak’. The Greek name is also found in combinations such as Mutogiorgios ‘mute George’. Japanese (Muto): ‘warrior wisteria’, meaning ‘Fujiwara of Musashi’ (Musashi no Fujiwara). These Muto claim descent from Fujiwara no Hidesato (10th century), of the northern branch of the clan. Other bearers, descended from the Minamoto through the Takeda, sometimes pronounce the name Takefuji. All are found mainly in eastern Japan.

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


Similar surnames: Musto, Muro, Murto, Suto, Mutti, Uno, Mauro, Mato, Muni, Mirto

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Between 1953 and 2004, Muto life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Muto in 1953 was 21, and 68 in 2004.

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