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Type Surname
Usage Japanese
Scripts 前原(Japanese Kanji)
Pronounced Pron. MAH-E-BAH-RAH, MY-bah-rah  [key]
Other Forms Forms前薔薇 "The first rose"

Meaning & History

Maebara is an uncommon Japanese surname that has more than one meaning, depending on the characters used to write it. The first and most common spelling is with the characters for "Before" (前) and "Original" (原). Together, this name literally means "The very first" or "One who came first".
Added 10/13/2015 by Hugo Maebara
Edited 10/13/2015 by Hugo Maebara