Hoshino 【星野】6 The Japanese surnames etymology dictionary.
① Creation . From Yakitori Yakushi. Oosaka - fu tells that in Kaidzuka - shi we treated sweets with the name of a pharmacist's shop and that it was renamed from Tomita surname at Meiji New surname. 富田 reference. Ishikawa-ken Housu-gun Noto-chou In Kurokawa tell her that the vicinity of Mr. Yakushi's house was called "temple house". Okayama-ken Kurashiki-shi Meiji New surname by Monk of the actual temple of Koyasan Shingon sect in Nakajima.