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Intonations                             Understanding Chinese names                                     Top 100 surnames

It means "durable".  [nai xin] refers to "patience", [nai yong] is "durable", [ren nan] means "tolerate.

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Nam). It means "male, boys".

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Nam). It means "south". [nan bei] means "north-south", [nan fang] means "southern side, [nan gua] refers to a "pumpkin".

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Nang). It means "able to", "capable".

, Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Ling). It means "peace", "tranquil". [ning jing] means "tranquil", [ning ke] means "would rather", [ning yuan] means "more willing to".

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

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (New). [Niu] is listed amongst the top 100 Chinese surnames. It means "cow, bull, cattle".

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Ni).  It means "girl", "daughter". [nu hai] refer to "girl", "lass", [nu shi] means "lady", "madam", [zi nu] means "children"; more commonly used for females.

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (luen).  It means "girl", "daughter". [nuan he] means "warm", [nuan qi] refers to "warm or heated air", [qu nuan] means to  "get some warmth"; more commonly used for females.

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