Surname MIYAMOTO

SOURCE: Location
USAGE: Japanese
OTHER SCRIPTS: 宮本 (Japanese Kanji)
PRONOUNCED: MEE-YA-MO-TO   [details]

Meaning & History

From Japanese (miya) meaning "temple, shrine, palace" and (moto) meaning "base, root, origin". A notable bearer is video game pioneer Shigeru Miyamoto (1952-).