Nishi Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘west’; mostly found in the islands of Kyushu, where two samurai families were based, and Okinawa. In some cases, the name may be a shortened form of other names beginning with Nishi-.

List of People with Surname Nishi

Based on our public records, there are a total of 76 people with the surname Nishi. Among these people surnamed Nishi, there are approximately 48 distinct names, with an average of 1 people who share the same name. Robert Nishi, James Nishi and Yoko Nishi are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Nishi, with 4, 4 and 3 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that California has the most people surnamed Nishi, with a total of 34 people, and there are a total of 26 distinct names among these people. Hawaii is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Nishi, with a total of 14 people and an average of 11 distinct names.