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

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Origin and Meaning of Tomita

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Alt. Meaning

T is for tasteful, the way you communicate.

O is for organized, you always know where things are

M is for mild, your mild and gentle way.

I is for intuitive, others should trust your instincts

T is for treasure, of your friendship.

A is for admirers, and all that you have!

Notable Persons Named Tomita

Tomita was born on February 28th, 1865 in Numazu, Shizuoka, Japan. They left this life on January 13th, 1937.


Tomita Tetsunosuke was a Governor of the Bank of Japan, Governor of Tokyo, Bank of Japan, and Tokyo. Tomita was born on December 5th, 1835 in Sendai, Japan. He died on February 27th, 1916.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Tomita

Tamlyn Tomita is an actress. She has been prominent since 1986. Tamlyn was given the name Tamlyn Naomi Tomita on January 27th, 1966 in United States Civil Administration of the Ryukyu Islands.


Isao Tomita is an ambient music, avant-garde music, classical music, electronic music, synthpop, and trance music musician. Isao was born on April 22nd, 1932 in Tokyo, Japan.


Yann Tomita is an exotica, electronic music, japanese hip hop, musique concrète, experimental music, and avant-garde musician. He plays Vocals, piano, synthesizer, steel drums, Steelpan, ARP 2600, EMS Synthi A, and Serge synthesizer. His ongoing career started in 1980. Yann is also known as Yang Tomita, De Yanns, Dr. Yann, Forever Yann, and Dr. Domestic.


Kōsei Tomita is a voice acting in japan and voice actor. They were most active from 1963 to present. Kōsei was born on February 4th, 1936. Kōsei is also known as Kokichi Tomita (富田耕吉).


Hiroyuki was born on November 21st, 1980 in Osaka.


Masaru Tomita is a scientist in the fields of systems biology and computer science. Masaru was born on December 28th, 1957.


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Popularity of Tomita as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Tomita U.S.
  White 14.26% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 75.18% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 7.72% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.68% 16.26%

Of Last Name Tomita

People with the last name Tomita are most frequently White or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Tomita

  • How Popular is the name Tomita? As a last name Tomita was the 20,806th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Tomita first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Tomita is Monday, July 26th, 1886.
  • How unique is the name Tomita? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Tomita. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Tomita: Your name in reverse order is Atimot. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aittmo. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Tomita? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,269 people with the last name Tomita.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Tomita? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Tomita as their last name since less than 1 person in 233k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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