Type Surname (from location)
Usage Japanese
Scripts 中井(Japanese Kanji) なかい(Japanese Hiragana)
Pronounced Pron. NA-KA-EE
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Meaning & History

From Japanese (naka) meaning "middle" and (i) meaning "well, mine shaft, pit".

Related Names

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Entry updated April 25, 2021