Kobayashi

Kobayashi (小林 "small forest") is the 9th most common Japanese surname.

People

* Aimi Kobayashi (pianist)
* Chizu Kobayashi (go player)
* Daniel Kobayashi (baseball writer)
* Forrest Kobayashi (swim coach)
* Hideaki Kobayashi (video game music composer)
* Hideo Kobayashi (literary critic)
* Kobayashi Issa (poet)
* Izumi Kobayashi (go player)
* Jin Kobayashi (manga artist)
* Kamui Kobayashi (professional racing driver)
* Kaoru Kobayashi (murderer)
* Karyn Kobayashi (comedian)
* Katsuya Kobayashi (actor)
* Katsuyo Kobayashi (chef)
* Kei Kobayashi (male jazz singer and seiyu)
* Ken-Ichiro Kobayashi (conductor)
* Kenta Kobayashi (professional wrestler)
* Kevin Kobayashi (electrical engineer MMIC designer)
* Kobayashi Kiyochika (ukiyo-e artist)
* Koichi Kobayashi (go player)
* Makoto Kobayashi (manga artist)
* Makoto Kobayashi (physicist)
* Masahide Kobayashi (baseball pitcher for the Cleveland Indians)
* Masaki Kobayashi (film director)
* Nobuaki Kobayashi (billiards player)
* Reiko Kobayashi (go player)
* Rod Kobayashi (martial artist) - Founder of Seidokan Aikido
* Sanae Kobayashi (seiyū)
* Satoru Kobayashi (go player)
* Shinji Kobayashi (garbage man and competitor on "Sasuke")
* Shoshichi Kobayashi (mathematician)
* Takao Kobayashi (astronomer)
* Takeru Kobayashi (competitive eater)
* Kobayashi Takiji (author)
* Tetsuko Kobayashi (actress)
* Toru Kobayashi (astronomer)
* Toshiyuki Kobayashi (mathematician)
* Yasuo Kobayashi (aikido teacher)
* Yoshinori Kobayashi (manga author)
* Yuko Kobayashi (seiyū)
* Yumi Kobayashi (fashion model)
* Yumiko Kobayashi (seiyū)

Places

* Kobayashi, city in Miyazaki Prefecture
* Kobayashi, Inzai shi, Chiba Prefecture A small town on the Narita line between Abiko city and Narita.

Fictional characters

* Kobayashi, Keyser Soze's lawyer in the film "The Usual Suspects", played by Pete Postlethwaite
* Kobayashi, Eumatsu, character in "Pita-ten"
* Akane Kobayashi, character in "Doki Doki School Hours" ("Sensei no Ojikan")
* Hayato Kobayashi, character in "Mobile Suit Gundam"
* Rin Kobayashi, character in "Please Save My Earth"
* Washu Kobayashi, character in "Pretty Sammy"
* Washu Fitzgerald-Kobayashi, character in "Magical Project S"
* Kobayashi-sensei, character in "Law of Ueki"
* Amiko Kobayashi, the adopted daughter of Wolverine (comics)Other Kobayashis:

* Kobayashi Maru, fictional space vessel in
* Kobayashi Shorin-ryu, also called Kobayashi-ryu, a style of Okinawan karate descended from Chosin Chibana

ee also

* Japanese name


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