Yagi Name Meaning

Japanese: ‘eight trees’; taken from a valley in Tajima (now part of Hyogo prefecture) by a branch of the ancient Kusakabe family, which descended from Emperor Nintoku (early 5th century). The name is also found in the Ryukyuan island of Amami, written with characters used phonetically. The name could also simply mean ‘goat’.

List of People with Surname Yagi

According to our database, there are a total of 111 people with the surname Yagi. Among these people surnamed Yagi, there are about 66 unique names, with an average of 1 people who have the same name. Masahiro Yagi, Michael Yagi and Hiroshi Yagi are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed Yagi, with 3, 3 and 3 people respectively.

Moreover, we found that California has the largest number of people surnamed Yagi, with a total of 37 people, and there are a total of 33 unique names among these people. Hawaii is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Yagi, with a total of 21 people and an average of 18 unique names.