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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 Onizuka

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  • According to a user from Japan, the name Onizuka is of Japanese origin and means "Ogre's Tomb. Oni = is a mythological creature, similar to a western ogre, either red or blue in color with one or two horns, and great physical strength. Zuka = comes from tsuka, which means tomb with overtures of spiritual shields and boundaries.".
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Alt. Meaning

O is for organized, you always know where things are

N is for novel, don't get too complicated!

I is for intriguing, arousing the curiosity of others

Z is for zip, the quickness in your step!

U is for useful, always to others.

K is for knowledge, an avid learner

A is for activities, for you have many.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Onizuka

Ellison S. Onizuka is an engineer.


Katsuya was born on March 12th, 1970 in Kitakyushu.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Onizuka U.S.
  White 3.88% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 86.82% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 5.43% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.88% 16.26%

Of Last Name Onizuka

People with the last name Onizuka are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Onizuka

  • How Popular is the name Onizuka? As a last name Onizuka was the 131,379th most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Onizuka? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Onizuka was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Onizuka: Your name in reverse order is Akuzino. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Uonizka. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Onizuka? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 129 people with the last name Onizuka.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Onizuka? Onizuka is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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Past life for Onizuka born Oct 23, 1959

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 Bulgaria approximately on 1575. Your profession was jeweler and watch-maker.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. Your lesson - to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
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