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Meaning of Chinese names - T

 

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Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Tien, Tim). It means "replenish", "add on". [tian bu] means "replenish", "top up", [zeng tian] means "add more", "increase".

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Thien, Tien, Tin). It means "sky", "heaven", "day".  [tian tang] means "heaven", [tian xing] is the "inherent nature".  A prominent personality in history:  WU Zetian [] (624 - 705), the only Empress in Chinese history.

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Dien, Tien, T'ien, Tin). This is also a Chinese surname. It means "field", "cultivated land". [tian di] means "farm land", [tian ye] refer to "field", [you tian] is an "oil field".

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Tiam, Tiem, Tim).  It means "sweet". [tian dian] refers to "dessert", [tian mei] means "sweet", "lovely",

,   Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Tit).  It means "iron". [bai tie] means "galvanised iron", [tie ban] means "steel plate", [tie lu] refers to "railways"; more commonly used for males.

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

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Din, Teng). It means "palace courtyard".

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Dong, Thong, Ton,  Toong, Tung, T’ung). It means "through", "unimpeded", "communicate". [tong chang] means "normally, [tong zhi] is to "inform". A prominent personality in history: LI Tongxuan (635 - 730BC), an eminent Buddhist scholar in the Tang dynasty, contributed to the development and popularisation of Huayan Buddhist sect.

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Dong). This is also a Chinese surname. It means "child".

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Toong, Tung).  It refers to the Tung tree, Paulownia tree. [wu tong] refers to the tree (fermiana platanifolia); more commonly used for males.

, Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Toong, Tung). It means "unite", , "unity", "rule", "whole". [tong ji] means "statistics", [tong yi] means "unify", [tong zhi]  is to "rule", "govern"; more commonly used for males.

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