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Type Surname (from location)
Usage Japanese
Scripts 黒沢, 黒澤(Japanese Kanji)
Pronounced Pron. KOO-RO-SA-WA

Meaning & History

From Japanese (kuro) meaning "black" and 沢, 澤 (sawa) meaning "marsh". A notable bearer was Akira Kurosawa (1910-1998), a Japanese film director.