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Meaning of Chinese names - M

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,   Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Baey, Be, Beh, Mã, Maa, Mah, Mar). This is the 14th most common Chinese surname, common amongst Chinese Muslims. It means "horse".   [luo ma] refers to "Rome"; [ma hu] means "haphazard", "not too serious". [ma li] means "horse power". A prominent personality in history: MA Zu []  (709 - 788), a master of the Chinese Zen Buddhism.

,   Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Beh, Maa, Mah, Mar). It refer to the gemstone "agate".

,   It means "take a step", "step forward". 

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Moon, Mun). It means "full", "filled". It is also the name of the "Manchurian race.  [feng man] means "well developed"; [man man] means "full, filled, well developed"; [mei man] means "blissful", "happy and contented".  A prominent personality in history: JI Man , ruled as [Zhou Mu Wang], Emperor of Zhou dynasty from 970 to 923 BC.  

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Mun).  It means "graceful"; more commonly used for females.

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Mun). It refers to "climbing creeper plants"; more commonly used for females.

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Mun). It refers to "ray of light" or "mango".  [guang mang] refers to "radiance, rays of light"; [mang guo] means "mango". 

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Mo, Mou). This is the surname of Chairman Mao. It means "hair, "fur", "ten cent". [mao bi] refers to a "writing or painting brush"; [mao bing] means "defects, short comings".  A prominent personality in history: Chairman Mao Zedong [], founder Chairman of China.

  [mao] is a Chinese name. It means "flourish", "luxuriant".

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Boey, Mai, May, Moy, Mui). This is also a Chinese surname. it means "plum blossom". [mei hua] is the "plum flower"; more commonly used for females. A prominent personality in history: MEI Lanfang [] (1894-1961), Peking opera legend, female impersonator, as traditionally only men performed at Peking operas.

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (May).  it means "rose". [mei gui] means "Rose"; more commonly used for females.

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (May). It means "eye brow"; more commonly used for females.

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (May). It means "pretty", "beautiful". [mei hao] means "happy, fine", [mei miao] means "clever, wonderful"; [mei man] means "blissful", "happy and contented".

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (May). it means "cute", "lovely" ,"charming".  means "flirtatious"; more commonly used for females.

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (May, Mooi). It means "younger sister". [mei fu] means "brother in-law (husband of younger sister)", [mei mei] means "younger sister"; more commonly used for females.

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Moong, Manh). It means "Mongolia". [meng gu] refer to "Mongolia" [meng meng] "means "misty", "drizzly".

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Moong, Manh). This is the surname of Mengzi  This word is specifically used as a surname.

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

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