Meaning and Origin of: Fujioka

Family name origins & meanings

  • Japanese : ‘wisteria hill’; habitational name from a village in Shinano (now Nagano prefecture), and found mostly in western Japan and the Ryūkyū Islands. The family is descended from a branch of theFujiwara clan which took the name Ashikaga, but is not directly related to the more famous Ashikaga family, which is of Minamoto descent.