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Origin and Meaning of Nanao

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  • A user from Idaho, United States says the name Nanao is of Japanese origin and means "Shadow".
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Notable Persons Named Nanao

Nanao is a model (people), actor, model, and actress. She was most active from 2009 to 2009. Nanao was born on October 28th, 1988 in Saitama Prefecture.


Nanao was born in 1923. He left this life on December 22nd, 2008.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Nanao

Nanao is a model (people), actor, model, and actress. She was most active from 2009 to 2009. Nanao was born on October 28th, 1988 in Saitama Prefecture.


Naru Nanao is a in the fields of bishōjo games, visual novels, bishōjo game, and visual novel. Naru was born in Okinawa Prefecture.


Haruhi Nanao is a voice acting and voice actress. She has had major accomplishments since 1996. Haruhi was given the name Haruhi Terada by her parent Yojiro Terada on February 11th, 1973 in Tokyo, Japan.


Tavito Nanao is an alternative rock, electronic music, experimental music, and punk rock musician. He plays Acoustic guitar and electric guitar. He holds the title Yoru, Hikaru., and Rollin' Rollin'". He has had major accomplishments since 1998. Tavito was given the name Tabito Nanao on August 20th, 1979. Tavito is also known as 770.


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Fun Facts about the name Nanao

  • When was the first name Nanao first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Nanao is Friday, May 19th, 1933.
  • How unique is the name Nanao? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Nanao. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Nanao: Your name in reverse order is Oanan. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Onaan. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Nanao born Aug 1, 1975

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Italy approximately on 750. Your profession was handicraftsman and mechanic.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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