Mei Lee, a 13 year old girl from the movie "Turning Red".
With 104 681 bearers, Mei is the 14th most common given name in Hong Kong (2014 Data). With 23 103 bearers, Mei is the 20th most common feminine given name in Singapore (2014 Data). With 6 240 bearers, Mei is the 16th most common given name in Macau (2014 Data). Source:
美丽 as in "Beautiful".
Love the meaning "美“!
Such a beautiful, sophisticated name. It's simple in a good way and would suit a woman of any age!
Mei is also used as a masculine name in Chinese. However, it's more common for females. So, I think that the "Gender" of this name should be changed from "Feminine" to "Feminine & Masculine". Some evidence for this is that Mei is also used as a name element in unisex and masculine Chinese names such as Meili, Meiling, Meihua, Meilin, Meihui, Meiqing, Meichun, and Mei-sun.Source:
Agreed, so pretty! Looks very Chinese in a good way, and is just beautiful!
Means "beautiful" in Chinese.
I was named Mei (梅) after plum blossoms that are the first to bloom in winter. It signifies perseverance.
In my language the word "Mei" stands for "Mother", because she is so precious that she gave us life when we were born.
The personification of Taiwan in Hetalia is named Mei Chan.
Mei is a playable character in the game Overwatch. Personally, I think it's quite the amazing name.
Mei Kusakabe (Or, "Kusakabe Mei") is the name of the younger sister in, "My Neighbor Totoro".
Mei is a character you can marry in Rune Factory.
My name is Mei. I love it because nobody has the name. If you are looking for a name that nobody has then I would go with this one. Although I don't want this name to become popular because it's very special.
Mei Finegold, also credited as Mei Feingold (born Meital Slonimsky), is an Israeli singer. Her third-place finish in Kokhav Nolad 7, Israel's version of Pop Idol, launched her career in 2009. Finegold represented Israel in the Eurovision Song Contest 2014.
My Chinese name at birth was Mei Qing 美清--It's traditional for the father's father to choose any grandchild's name but I'm only half Chinese and on my mother's side so her father named me. The story goes that he spent months before my birth researching characters and meanings to choose the right name. It's not the name on my birth certificate but it still feels like mine. Mei is also my middle name as well as the name of my grandmother or at least part of her original name although she spells her anglicized name May.
This is quite a cute name. My sister and I wanted to choose a Chinese name for my pet pug (as she is of Chinese origin) and we selected this name for her. We typically call her Meimei though, because it sounds more like a nickname/pet name and because she was like a "little sister" to my other pug.
Mei is the name for the famous oriental plum blossom (Prunus Mei), which is the only flower that blossoms in winter (January), and is therefore a symbol of Chinese new year. Can also mean beauty or beautiful.
Really love this name!
Overused by people who want to attempt to make up an "Asian Name." I read books with supposedly "Asian girls" whose names are Mei-Ling, Mei-Chen, Mei-Tang, Chin-Mei, Chang-Mei. It gets annoying after a while. I know that this is supposed to be a popular girls' name in China but in my Chinese school years, I've never heard of a student with "Mei" in their name at all!
Two bearers:
Mei of Mulan II.
Li Mei of Mortal Kombat.
Mei Lan is the baby panda that's in Atlanta, I think.
It means "my" in Romanian.
Depending on the tone used and character for "Mei," in Chinese it can mean any number of things - including: beautiful, American, and meimei means younger sister or is the nickname version for Mei.
Soong Mei-ling was the wife of President Chiang Kai-shek of the Republic of China (Taiwan). Mei-ling, Mei-li and Mei-lan are popular names, where Mei means "beautiful".
Meimei means "little (younger) sister". Mei also means "American" (from the sound "a-ME-rica").
MEI LING is a character in MGS.
A very pretty name. Means plum blossom in Mandarin.
Often, Mei is used twice (Mei Mei), which makes this beautiful name sound rather quaint (not a bad thing at all!)
Mei means 'plum-blossom' in some Chinese languages. In China most girls are named after flowers, such as 'Chun-mei', spring plum-blossom, and 'Dong-mei', winter plum-blossom.
The oriental spelling of May, it's a very nice name.

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