First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
On This Page

How to Pronounce Yamaji

  • Automated Male (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
  • Automated Female (English)
    Is this an accurate pronunciation?
How difficult is it to pronounce Yamaji?

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Yamaji mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Yamaji

Submit the origin and/or meaning of Yamaji to us below

Alt. Meaning

Y is for yes, always open to new possibilities

A is for adaptable, for the world is full of unique challenges

M is for mystery, the part of you that cannot be explained.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

J is for jolly, the fun side!

I is for intuitive, others should trust your instincts

Notable Persons Named Yamaji

His military service ended in 1897.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Yamaji

Kazuhiro Yamaji is an actor, voice acting in japan, and voice actor. He has had major accomplishments since 1979. Kazuhiro was born on June 4th, 1954 in Mie Prefecture.


Yukio was born on August 21st, 1983. Yukio is also known as 山地 悠紀夫 (Japanese). He breathed his last breath on July 28th, 2009.


Shinichi was born on May 5th, 1964 in Chiba, Chiba. He breathed his last breath on May 26th, 2014.


Ebine Yamaji is a mangaka and manga artist.


Noriko was born on September 17th, 1970.


Her ongoing career started in 2003. Mika was given the name Mika Gloria Yamaji on January 3rd, 1978 in Tokyo.


Where is the name Yamaji popular?

View popular names by state or region.

Popularity of Yamaji as a last name

The map shows the absolute popularity of the name Yamaji as a last name in each of the states. See other popular names in California, Illinois, or Massachusetts.

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Yamaji U.S.
  White 11.00% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 79.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 7.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Yamaji

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

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Yamaji

  • How Popular is the name Yamaji? As a last name Yamaji was the 160,975th most popular name in 2010.
  • How unique is the name Yamaji? Out of 5,933,561 records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Yamaji was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year.
  • Weird things about the name Yamaji: Your name in reverse order is Ijamay. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Maiyja. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Yamaji? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 100 people with the last name Yamaji.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Yamaji? Yamaji is one of the most unique last names recorded.

What Yamajis Have Visited This Page?

Name poster for Yamaji

Name poster for Yamaji(click to save the high quality version)

Most Popular Names

All Name Lists

  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.