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Meaning of Chinese names - D

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, Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Dak, Tak).  It means "reach", "attain", "achieve", "realise", "convey". [da dao] means to attain, [chuan da] means to convey, [biao da] means to express.

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Dai, Dua, Ta, Tai). It means "big", "large", "grand", "huge", "major", "massive". [da dan] means "bold", "courageous", [da fang] means "generous". A prominent personality in history: LI Dazhao [] (1888 - 1927), Chinese Marxist intellectual, co-founder of Chinese communist party.

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Tai, Tie). [Dai] is a Chinese surname. It means "put in", "wear".   [ai dai] means "beloved". [yong dai] means to "support a personality".

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Tai).  It is the name of a mountain in Shandong province.

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Tai). It is the name of "hawskill turtle" (turtle is a symbol of longevity).

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Tai).  It refers to a "black dye for painting the eyebrow";  more commonly used for females.

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Tan). It means "red", in Chinese medicine it refers to "pellet" or "powder". [dan fang] means "herbal remedy", [dan pi] refers to "root bark of peony tree", [dao sha] means "cinnabar".

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Tan). It means "dawn, "morning", "day break". [yi dan] means "in case of", [yuan dan] refers to "New Year Day:

, Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Dow, Toh, Tow). It means "prayers".

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Dow, Tow). It means "pathway", "principle", "reason. [dao de] means "morality", "virtue",  [dao li] refers to "reason", "rational", [zhi dao] means "know", "aware of".

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Dak, Dek). It means "virtue", "moral", "ethics", "character". [dao de] refers to "moral", "virtue", [de guo] refers to "Germany", [mei de] means "virtue".

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Dang, Tang, Teng). It means "climb", "ascend", "register".

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Tang, Teng, Thean, Thian, Thien). [Deng] is a Chinese surname, the surname of the late Deng Xiaoping. This word is specifically used as a surname.

, Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Tak, Ti). [Di] is a Chinese surname. It means "clean", "cleanse". [xi di] means "cleanse", "wash".

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Tai, Ti). It means "younger brother".A prominent personality in history:  ZHU Di (1360 - 1424), ruled as [Ming Cheng Zu], third Emperor of the Ming dynasty

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Dinh, Ting). [Ding] is also a Chinese surname. It is the fourth element in “Celestial Stem” [tiangan]. [yuan ding] means "gardener".

 Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Dinh, Teng, Ting). It refers to a tripod, or an ancient cooking vessel. It is also the name of an I-ching hexagram. A prominent personality in history:  LI Kwoh-Ting [] (1910 - 2001), known as ‘Father of Taiwan's Economic Miracle’.

   Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Dung, Tong, Tung): It means "East". [dong bei] refers to "north east", [dong fang] means "eastern side".  A prominent personality in history: Chairman Mao Zedong [], founder Chairman of China.

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Tong, Tung) [dong shi] means "company director", [dong shi zhang] is the "Chairman or President".

,   Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Tong, Tung). It means "pillar". [dong liang] means "key people"; more commonly used for males.

 Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Tao, Tou).  It is a volume measure, it also means "funnel".  [lou dou] is a "funnel"; more commonly used for males.

   Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Do, Toh, Tu). [Du] is a Chinese surname, the surname of one of the greatest poet, Du Fu. [du juan] means "Azalea" plant. [du jue] is "to put an end to", "terminate".

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as  (Doan, Tuan). It means "proper", "appropriate'. [duan kou] is an "interface", [duan wu jie] refers to the "dragon boat festival" or rice dumpling festival", [duan zheng] means "proper", "correct".

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as  (Doan, Tuan). It means "segment", "section'. [duan luo] means "section", "phase", [jie duan] refers to a "stage" or "phase", [shou duan] means "means", "techniques", "methods".

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as  (Tun). It means "honest", "sincere'. [dun cu] means to "urge".

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