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Type Surname
Scripts 宗像(Japanese Kanji) しょうぞう(Japanese Hiragana) ショウゾウ(Japanese Katakana)
Pronounced Pron. SHO-ZO  [key·IPA]
Other Forms FormsShozo, Shouzou

Meaning & History

This surname is used as 宗 (shuu, sou, mune) meaning "origin, religion, sect" and 像 (zou) meaning "figure, image, picture, portrait, statue."

These kanji are most commonly used to render the surname Munekata.
Added 10/9/2017 by leoBeyene2002
Edited 3/9/2020 by Mike C and m4yb3_daijirou