Type Settlement
Usage Japanese
Scripts 神戸(Japanese Kanji) こうべ(Japanese Hiragana)
Pronounced Pron. KO-BEH
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Meaning & History

Possibly means "shrine supporters", in reference to the families who tended the local Ikuta Shrine. This is the name of a city in Japan.

Related Names

VariantsKobe, Koube
Same SpellingKobe

Entry updated April 25, 2021