Browse Submitted Surnames

This is a list of submitted surnames in which the usage is okinawan.
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Gushiken Okinawan, Japanese
Means "strong-willed" from Japanese 具 (gu) meaning "tool, utensil, means", 志 (shi) meaning "intention, will", and 堅 (ken) meaning "hard, resolute, unyielding".
Higa Okinawan, Japanese
Japanese borrowing of Okinawan 比嘉 (Fija), which is of uncertain meaning.
Jahana Okinawan
Possibly from Japanese 謝 (ja) meaning "apologise, thanks" and 花 (hana) meaning "flower".
Shimoji Okinawan (Rare)
This Okinawan Name comes from a Island in Okinawa, Japan, called "Shimoji". The Combination of Kanji Characters are "下" meaning "Down", "Below", and "地" meaning "Place", "Territory".