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since 1880
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Onaga

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  • A submission from South Africa says the name Onaga means "It's working" and is of African origin.
  • According to a user from Uganda, the name Onaga is of African origin and means "It's Working".
  • According to a user from Ghana, the name Onaga is of African origin and means "It's working".

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Onaga

Mākii is a pop, rock/metal, and heavy metal music musician. Their career lasted from 2004 to 2009. Mākii was given the name Maki Onaga on August 23rd, 1987. Mākii is also known as MAAKIII, Maki, Markie, and Marquee.


Takeshi Onaga is a Mayor of Naha, Governor of Okinawa Prefecture, and Mayor ofNaha. Takeshi was born on October 2nd, 1950 in Naha.


Callistus was born on September 29th, 1958.


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Popularity of Onaga as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Onaga U.S.
  White 4.86% 64.26%
  African American 8.29% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 64.86% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 13.71% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 8.29% 16.26%

Of Last Name Onaga

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

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Fun Facts about the name Onaga

  • How Popular is the name Onaga? As a last name Onaga was the 58,042nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Onaga? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Onaga was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Onaga: Your name in reverse order is Agano. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ngaao. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Onaga? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 350 people with the last name Onaga.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Onaga? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Onaga as their last name since less than 1 person in 833k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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Past life for Onaga born Aug 22, 1922

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 Philippines approximately on 1100. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson - to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!

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