Meaning and Origin of Oba - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Oba

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Girl name origins & meanings:

  • Nigeria : An ancient river goddess

Family name origins & meanings:

  • Japanese (Ōba) : meaning ‘large garden’, the name is found mostly in the Ryūkyū Islands. One family of samurai by this name lived in Sagami (now part of Kanagawa prefecture).