Asahata 【浅畠】2 The Japanese surnames etymology dictionary.
Shimane-ken , Yamaguchi-ken . Originated Tokushima-ken (formerly Awa) · Kagawa-ken (old: Sanuki). A place name with a record since the Asuka period. Tell them that they became deacons of Awa and Sanuki in Tendai Buddha and called Akanobu from Awa's "Ah" and Sanuki's "Praise". Estimated from tradition is the North and South morning era.