Surname INOUE

SOURCE: Location
USAGE: Japanese
OTHER SCRIPTS: 井上 (Japanese Kanji)
PRONOUNCED: EE-NO-E  [details]

Meaning & History

Means "above the well", from Japanese (i) meaning "well, mine shaft, pit", an unwritten possessive marker (no), and (ue) meaning "above, top, upper".

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Entry updated August 16, 2017