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Oishi Name Meaning

Japanese (Oishi): from a common topographic name meaning ‘large rock’. The surname is found mostly in eastern Japan and on the island of Okinawa. It is listed in the Shinsen shojiroku.

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


Similar surnames: Kishi, Onishi, Nishi, Ohashi, Ishii, Ouchi, Oki, Iwai, Konishi, Usui

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Oishi Family Origin

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Oishi Family Occupations

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Oishi Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Oishi Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Oishi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Oishi in 1963 was 69, and 76 in 2003.

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