Type Surname (from location)
Usage Japanese
Scripts 福沢, 福澤(Japanese Kanji) ふくざわ(Japanese Hiragana)
Pronounced Pron. FOO-KOO-ZA-WA
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Meaning & History

From Japanese (fuku) meaning "happiness, good fortune, blessing" and 沢 or 澤 (sawa) meaning "marsh".
Entry added April 5, 2022