Yamaguchi Name Meaning

Japanese: from a very common place name. The meaning as now written is ‘mountain entrance’, but originally the full meaning was ‘entrance to the mountain forest’ (yamabayashi no iriguchi). The surname occurs most frequently in western Japan. It is listed in the Shinsen shojiroku.

List of People with Surname Yamaguchi

Based on our public records, there are a total of 888 people with the surname Yamaguchi. Among these people surnamed Yamaguchi, there are approximately 362 different names, with an average of 2 people who share the same name. Hiroshi Yamaguchi, Takashi Yamaguchi and Keiko Yamaguchi are the top three most common names from the list of people surnamed Yamaguchi, with 11, 10 and 10 people respectively.

Moreover, Our data shows that California has the most people surnamed Yamaguchi, with a total of 330 people, and there are a total of 206 different names among these people. Hawaii is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Yamaguchi, with a total of 136 people and an average of 105 different names.