Nakao Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘middle tail’, ‘tail’ being topographic and denoting the lower slope of a mountain, not an animal’s tail. Three separate families descend from the southern Fujiwara through the Kudo family, from the Akamatsu family, and from the Taira clan. The name is also found on the island of Okinawa.

List of People with Surname Nakao

Based on our public records, there are a total of 111 people with the surname Nakao. Among these people surnamed Nakao, there are approximately 71 distinct names, with an average of 1 people who share the same name. Robert Nakao, Michael Nakao and James Nakao are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Nakao, with 5, 4 and 3 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that California has the most people surnamed Nakao, with a total of 51 people, and there are a total of 40 distinct names among these people. Hawaii is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Nakao, with a total of 17 people and an average of 15 distinct names.