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TypeSurname (from location)
Scripts宮本 Japanese Kanji
PronouncedPron.MEE-YA-MO-TO
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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-).
Entry updated August 16, 2017   Contribute