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Meaning of Chinese names - L

 

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  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Lean, Leen). This is also a Chinese surname. It means "link", "together". [lian lian] means "repeatedly", [lian mian] means "continuously"; [lian ren] means "reappointed or re-elected".

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Lean, Leen).  [lian hua] refers to "lotus"; more commonly used for females.

,     Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Lean, Leen). It means "unity", "united".   [lian huan] means "get together, meet".

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Lean, Leen). It means "inexpensive" or "incorrupt. [lian zheng] refers to a clean and honest government.

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Lean, Leen). It means "in love", "thinking of. [liu lian] means "reluctant to depart".

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Leon, Leong, Leung, Liong, Loeung, Luong). This is a Chinese surname. It means "beam".

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Leong, Leung, Liong). It refer to the "supporting beam".

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Leong, Leung, Liong). It means "fine", "good". [liang hao] means "excellent", "fine".

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Leong, Leung, Liong). It means "light, "bright". [fa liang] means "glow, shiny"; [guang liang] means "illuminated", "bright".

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Lieu, Liew) This word is specifically used as a surname.

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Lam, Lām, Liem, Lim, Lum, Ling, Rim). This is also a Chinese surname. It means "forest", "woods". is a city in Guangxi province, means "jungle". A prominent personality in history: LIN Zexu [] (1785 - 1850), Qing dynasty official who challenged the British during the opium war.

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Lam, Lim, Lum, Ling). It means "beautiful jade", "gems"; more commonly used for females.

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Lam, Lim, Lum). A prominent personality in history: Professor Chang-lin TIEN [] (1935 - 2002), Chancellor of the University of California, Berkeley from 1990 to 1997, the first Asian American to head a major U.S. university.

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Lin); more commonly used for females.

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Lin). It means "actress". [ling li] means "clever", "intelligent"; more commonly used for females.

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Lin).  It means "bell".

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Lin). It means "soaring", "rising high".

,   Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Lin). It means "spirit", as in "spiritual world". [ling huo] means "flexible";  [ling min] means "agile, sensitive"; [ling qiao] means "dexterous, nimble".

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Lin).   means "small hill", "mould". 

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Lin).  It means "to lead". [gang ling] means "guiding principles, programme".

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Lin). It means "mountain range".

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