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Gender Masculine & Feminine
Usage Chinese
Scripts 莲, 濂, 廉, etc.(Chinese)
Pronounced Pron. LYEHN
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Meaning & History

From Chinese (lián) meaning "lotus, water lily", (lián) meaning "waterfall", or other Chinese characters that are pronounced similarly.
Other Languages & CulturesRen(Japanese) Liêm(Vietnamese)
Same SpellingLian (1), Lian (3)
User SubmissionsLián, Lian
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