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  1. Tanaka

    Tanaka (たなか) is the fourth most common Japanese surname, written with the kanji for ricefield & middle (田中). Less common variants include many & middle (多中), many & relationship (多仲), another & middle (他中), shelf & low (棚下), shelf & summer (棚夏) and many & name & congratulation (多名賀).

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Tanaka is ranked #4439 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Tanaka surname appeared 7,994 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 3 would have the surname Tanaka.

    77% or 6,160 total occurrences were Asian.
    9.3% or 751 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    9.3% or 750 total occurrences were White.
    3.8% or 304 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Tanaka in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Tanaka in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Tanaka in a Sentence

  1. Joseph Michaelis:

    However, most people in educational robotics, including Fumihide Tanaka, don't see robots replacing teachers, not even in the long term, but rather as a way of supporting teachers and supplementing curriculum, this support might be especially crucial given the ever-expanding size of classrooms, at least in the US.

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    To make worse
    A huff
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    C lucubrate
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