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Meaning of Chinese names

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Intonations                                Understanding Chinese names                                  Top 100 surnames

, Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Yoong, Yung). It means a "large bell".

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Vin, Weng). It means "permanent", "eternal", "ever lasting".  [yong heng] means "eternal". [yong jiu] means "ever lasting", [yong yuan] means "forever".

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Vin, Weng). It means "brave", "daring". [yong gan] means "brave, "courageous", [yong qi] refers to the "courage", [ying rong] is someone "gallant'.

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Yau, Yew, Yow, Yu). It means "Excellent", "outstanding", "strong points". [you liang] means "fine", "good",   [you xian] means "priority", [you xiu] means "outstanding".

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Yau, Yew, Yow, Yu). This is also a Chinese surname. It means "Exceptionally", "Especially". [you qi] means "particularly", "especially".

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Yau, Yew, Yow, Yu). It means "friend", "friendly". [you'ai] refers to "fraternal love", [you hao] means "friendly".

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Yau, Yew, Yow, Yu). It means "have", "possess". [you dian'er] means "a little bit", [you guan] means "concerning", "pertaining", [you li] means "advantageous", "favourable".

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Eu, Huu, Yau, Yew, Yow, Yu). It means "bless", "help", "protect". [bao you] means "Bless". A prominent personality in history: Sir LOKE Yew [] (1915 - 1964), Singapore entrepreneur and philanthropist.

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (U, Yew). This is also a Chinese surname. It means "at". [you yu] means "as a result of", [zhi yu] means "positioned at", [zhong yu] means "eventually", "finally".

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Eu, Yee). This is also a Chinese surname. It means "surplus". [duo yu] signifies "redundant", "surplus", [ye yu] means "amateur", [ying yu] is the "surplus", "profit".

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Nyuk, Yoke). It means "jade".

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Yee, Yi). It means "plentiful", "abundant", "affluent". [fu yu] means "well off", "affluent".

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Yee, Yi). It means "happy", "joyous".

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

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Vien, Yuen). It means "origin", "source", "roots". [gen yuan] is the "root", "origin", [lai yuan] refers to "where things come from".

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Nhac, Ngok, Yueh). It refers to the "wife's parent". This is also a Chinese surname.  A prominent personality in history: .General YUE Fei [飛] (1103 - 1142), a national hero, a loyal general whose poem ‘The whole river is red’ is still popular today.

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Yueh). It means  "moon" or "month". [yue bing] is the "Chinese moon cake", [yu fen] is the "month", [yue guang] refers to "moon light".

,   Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Wan, Yoon). It means "clouds". It is also an ancient word for "speak".

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