Yamamura Name Meaning

Japanese: from a place name meaning ‘mountain village’; it is an ancient name taken from many villages in the Japanese heartland of Yamato (now Nara prefecture) and surrounding areas. It is found in western Japan and the island of Okinawa, and is listed in the Shinsen shojiroku.

List of People with Surname Yamamura

According to our database, there are a total of 46 people with the surname Yamamura. Among these people surnamed Yamamura, there are about 33 distinct names, with an average of 1 people who have the same name. Hiroshi Yamamura, George Yamamura and Janet Yamamura are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Yamamura, with 3, 3 and 2 people respectively.

Besides that, we found that California has the largest number of people surnamed Yamamura, with a total of 21 people, and there are a total of 16 distinct names among these people. Hawaii is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Yamamura, with a total of 7 people and an average of 7 distinct names.