Yamauchi or Yamanouchi (やまうち lit. "inside mountains") is a Japanese surname. Either name is written in kanji as 山内 while Yamanouchi can also be written as 山ノ内.

Notable people with this surname include:

  • Yamanouchi Toyoshige, 15th feudal lord of the Tosa domain
  • Yamauchi Kazutoyo, first feudal lord of the Tosa domain
  • Kenji Yamanouchi, eponymous founder of Yamanouchi Pharmaceutical Co., now part of Astellas Pharma
  • Edwin M. Yamauchi, historian and biblical scholar
  • Fusajiro Yamauchi, founder of Nintendo
  • Hiroshi Yamauchi, former president of Nintendo
  • Kazunori Yamauchi, creator of the Gran Turismo videogame series
  • Mara Yamauchi, British long-distance runner
  • Wakako Yamauchi, American writer

Other uses:

  • Yamauchi, Saga is a former town of Kishima District, Saga Prefecture, Japan

Other articles related to "yamauchi":

Mara Yamauchi - Biography - Early Life
... Yamauchi was born in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England to Dorothy and Norman Myers, but lived with her family until she was eight years old in Nairobi, Kenya ... Yamauchi started running with Oxford club Headington RoadRunners while still at school, but took up running seriously when she was an undergraduate at university, competing mainly in cross-country races ... After finishing her studies, Yamauchi joined the British Foreign Ministry, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO), in 1996 ...
Murder Of Rikako Okamoto - Murder and Arrest
... At the time, Chizuko Okamoto lived with her 35-year-old stepson Minehiro Yamauchi and her 19-year-old daughter Rikako ... Her daughter died in October 2005, and Yamauchi died in March 2006 ... Yamauchi's mother found the bodies of her son and Rikako in Okamoto's apartment in Hiratsuka, Kanagawa Prefecture on May 1, 2006 ...
Mika Yamauchi
... Mika Yamauchi (山内 美加 Yamauchi Mika, born October 7, 1969) is a former volleyball player from Japan, who was a member of the Japan Women's National Team ...
Saeko Himuro - Works - Works Made Into Manga
... Shogakukan, Noa Misaki) Nante Suteki ni Japanesque (Hakusensha, Naomi Yamauchi) Zakkyo Jidai (Hakusensha, Naomi Yamauchi) Warabigaoka Monogatari (Hakusensha ...
Tokushin Yamauchi
... Tokushin Yamauchi (山内 徳信, Yamauchi Tokushin?, born February 15, 1935) is a Japanese politician of the Social Democratic Party, a member of the House of Councillors in the Diet (national legislature) ...