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Type Surname (from location)
Usage Japanese
Scripts 井上(Japanese Kanji)
Pronounced Pron. EE-NO-EH

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".