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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Katagiri

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  • A submission from Canada says the name Katagiri means ""A single foxglove tree"." and is of Japanese origin.

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Notable Persons Named Katagiri

Katagiri was born in 1556. He breathed his last breath on June 24th, 1615.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Katagiri

Jikai Dainin Katagiri was a religious. He holds the title Roshi and Rōshi. Jikai was born on January 19th, 1928 in Osaka. He left this life on March 1st, 1990.


Yūko Katagiri is an actor. Yūko was born on January 26th, 1952 in Tokyo.



His military service ended in 1944.



Atsushi Katagiri is a soccer player for the Ventforet Kofu, Nagoya Grampus, Rosario Central, Quilmes Atlético Club, Arte Takasaki, and F.C. Gifu. Atsushi was born on August 1st, 1983 in Gifu Prefecture.


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Popularity of Katagiri as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Katagiri U.S.
  White 7.64% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 79.62% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 12.74% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Katagiri

People with the last name Katagiri are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander or Two or More Ethnicities

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Fun Facts about the name Katagiri

  • How Popular is the name Katagiri? As a last name Katagiri was the 111,988th most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Katagiri? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Katagiri was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Katagiri: Your name in reverse order is Irigatak. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Agirakit. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Katagiri? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 157 people with the last name Katagiri.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Katagiri? Katagiri is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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