Type Surname (from nickname)
Usage Japanese
Scripts 伊藤(Japanese Kanji) いとう(Japanese Hiragana)
Pronounced Pron. EE-TO
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Meaning & History

From Japanese (i) meaning "this" and () meaning "wisteria". The final character may indicate a connection to the Fujiwara clan.

Related Names

VariantsIto, Itou
Same SpellingIto

Entry updated April 25, 2021