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Meaning of Chinese names - X

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Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Shee, Shu). This is a Chinese surname. It means "gently", "slowly". [xu bu] means to "stroll", [xu xing] means "walk slowly"; [xu xu] means "gently".

,   Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as ( (Hi, Hii, Hsu, Hui, Huie, Khaw, Kho, Khor, Koh, Seah, Shee). This is a Chinese surname. It means "permit", "allow", "authorise". [xu duo] means "plentiful", "many", [xu ke] refers to "permission", [ye xu] means "may be".

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as ( (Shee). It depicts "morning sun rise".

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as ( (Shee). It depicts "clues", "threads", "beginning". [chou xu] refer to "melancholy' [qing xu] means "sentiment", "mood", [si xu] refer to the "train of thought".

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Hsuen, Shuen). It means "beautiful jade"; more commonly used for females.

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Hsuan, Hsuen, Shuan). It means "revolve". [xuan feng] means "Whirlwind".

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Hsuen, Huyen, Shuan, Shuen). It means "mystical", "mysterious". [xuan sun] refers to the "great grand child". 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 (Hsueh, Sih, Sit). This word is specifically used as a surname.  A prominent personality in history: General XUE Rengui [] (614 - 683), one of the famous generals in Tang dynasty.

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Hoc, Hok, Hsueh). It means "study", "learn", "knowledge". [tong xue] means "class mates", [xue wen] refers to "studies" or "knowledge", [xue xiao] is the "school".

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Hsueh, Sheet, Siat, Siek, Siet, Suet, Syue, Tuyết). It means "snow".  [xue bai] means "white as snow", [xue hua] means "snow flakes". A prominent personality in history: CAO Xueqin (1715 - 1763), novelist, author of A Dream of Red Mansions.

, Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Hsun, Soon). It means "training", "lecture", "coach", "instruct" [jiao xun] is to "teach someone a lesson", [xun lian] means "training", [xun ling] refers to "training order" or "drill".

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