Higa Name Meaning

Japanese: written phonetically with characters meaning ‘comparison’ and ‘praise’; the actual meaning, however, is unclear, although it is the name of several locations in Okinawa. The surname is most common in western Japan and the Ryukyu Islands.

List of People with Surname Higa

According to our database, there are a total of 1,288 people with the surname Higa. Among these people surnamed Higa, there are about 372 unique names, with an average of 3 people who have the same name. Richard Higa, Roy Higa and George Higa are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed Higa, with 17, 15 and 14 people respectively.

Moreover, we found that Hawaii has the largest number of people surnamed Higa, with a total of 763 people, and there are a total of 311 unique names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Higa, with a total of 305 people and an average of 199 unique names.