Gender Masculine & Feminine
Usage Chinese
Scripts 翔, 祥, 湘, 香, etc.(Chinese)
Pronounced Pron. SHYAHNG  [key·IPA]

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.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesSho, Shō, Shou(Japanese) Hương(Vietnamese)
Other ReadingsKaori, Kaoru(Japanese)

People think this name is

classic   mature   formal   upper class   wholesome   strong   refined   strange   serious   nerdy  


Entry updated February 12, 2018