The Japanese surnames etymology dictionary.
Hyougo-ken Kakogawa-shi , Wakayama-ken , Oosaka-fu . Terrain . From the land facing north. Hyougo-ken Kakogawa-shi It is distributed in Beppu - cho Shinnano. Kyouto-fu Kyouto-shi guarded the Imperial Palace in the Heian era and the samurai stuffed north had the name of a samurai on the north.