Gender Masculine
Scripts 黄帝(Chinese) 黃帝(Traditional Chinese)
Pronounced Pron. KHWAHNG-TEE(Chinese)

Meaning & History

From Chinese (huáng) meaning "yellow" and () meaning "god, emperor". This is the Chinese name for the Yellow Emperor, a mythical ruler and deity who is said to have reigned in the 3rd millennium BC. He is regarded as the ancestor of the Chinese people.

Entry updated April 25, 2021