Given Name XIANG

GENDER: Masculine & Feminine
USAGE: Chinese
OTHER SCRIPTS: 翔, 祥, 湘, 香, etc. (Chinese)

Meaning & History

From Chinese (xiáng) meaning "soar, glide", (xiáng) meaning "good luck, good omen", (xiāng) meaning "fragrant" (which is usually only feminine) or (xiāng), which refers to the Xiang River in southern China. This name can also be formed from other characters.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Sho, Shou (Japanese), Hương (Vietnamese)
OTHER READINGS: Kaori, Kaoru (Japanese)
Entry updated February 12, 2018