Obara Name Meaning

Japanese: from a common place name meaning ‘small plain’. Some bearers are descended from the Sasaki or Takeda families. Polish: nickname for an indecisive person, from obarac sie ‘to hesitate or waver’.

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


Similar surnames: Ohara, Bara, Baba, Ozawa, Basa, Tara, Kara, Osada, Bard, Para

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Obara Family Origin

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Obara Family Occupations

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Obara Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, Obara life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Obara in 1953 was 39, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Obara

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