Chinese Submitted Names

Chinese names are used in China and in Chinese communities throughout the world. Note that depending on the Chinese characters used these names can have many other meanings besides those listed here. See also about Chinese names.
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Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
A-fu f Chinese
Combination of Chinese Characters "阿" and "福" meaning "Good God".n
Aibing 爱兵, 爱冰 m & f Chinese
From Chinese 爱 (ài) meaning "love" combined with 兵 (bīng) meaning "weapon, army" or 冰 (bīng) "ice, iced", along with other character combinations that can form this name.
Aida 爱大 f Chinese
Combination of Ai 2 and Da.
Aifang 爱芳, 蔼方 f & m Chinese (Modern)
Combination of Ai 2 and Fang.
Aifen 爱芬, 蔼奋 f & m Chinese (Modern)
Combination of Ai 2 and Fen 1.
Aiguo 爱国, 愛國 m Chinese (Modern)
Modern Chinese name derived from 爱 (ài) meaning “love, affection” combined with 国 (guó) meaning “country, nation”.
Aihai f Chinese
Means the sea of love. Combination of ai which means love and hai which means sea. The meaning of the name is "the sea of love".
Aihong 方爱红, 爱虹, 蔼鸿 f & m Chinese (Modern, Rare)
Combination of Ai 2 and Hong.
Ai-jen f Chinese
A notable bearer is Ai-jen Poo. She's a labor activist, and the founder of the NDWA.
Aijuan 叆娟 f Chinese
From the Chinese characters 叆 (ài) meaning "cloudy sky; dark, obscure" and 娟 (juān) meaning "beautiful; graceful".
Ailan 爱兰, 蔼岚 f & m Chinese
Combination of Ai 2 and Lan.
Ailin 爱琳, 蔼林 f & m Chinese (Modern, Rare)
Combination of Ai 2 and Lin.
Ailuen 艾露恩 f Chinese
Ai meaning love in Chinese (愛). Namesake also refers to the Ailuen in C.O.R.E. Mythology, a young girl spotted playing french horn at the top of a mountain until she was knocked down by the sun god for her over-radience.
Aina 爱娜, 蔼娜 f Chinese
Combination of Ai 2 and Na.
Aineng 爱能 f Chinese
Combination of Ai and Neng.
Aiping 爱萍, 爱平, 愛萍, 愛平 f & m Chinese
From Chinese 爱 (ài) meaning "love, affection" combined with 萍 (píng) meaning "wander, travel, duckweed" or 平 (píng) meaning "level, even, peaceful"... [more]
Aiqing 蔼清, 爱青, 爱清 f Chinese
This name could be made with 爱 (Ai) meaning "Love, Affection" or 蔼 (Ai) meaning "Friendly, Lush" and 青 (Qing) meaning "Blue, Green, Young" or 清 (Qing) meaning "Clear, Clean, District, Quiet, the Dynasty, completely, thoroughly"... [more]
Airu 皑如 f Chinese
From the Chinese characters 皑 (ái) meaning "brilliant white" and 如 (rú) meaning "like".
Aishu 爱淑 f Chinese (Modern, Rare)
Combination of Ai 2 and Shu.
Aishufen 爱淑芬 f & m Chinese (Modern, Rare)
Combination of Ai 2 and Shufen.
Aiting 霭婷, 霭汀 f Chinese
From the Chinese characters 霭 (ǎi) meaning "cloudy sky, haze; calm, peaceful" and 婷 (tíng) meaning "pretty; attractive; graceful" or 汀 (tīng) meaning "sandbar, beach, bank, shore".
Aixia 叆霞 f Chinese
From the Chinese characters 叆 (ài) meaning "cloudy sky; dark, obscure" and 霞 (xiá) meaning "rosy clouds".
Aixian 叆娴 f Chinese
From the Chinese characters 叆 (ài) meaning "cloudy sky; dark, obscure" and 娴 (xián) meaning "elegant, refined; skillful".
Aiyan 蔼艳, 爱艳, 爱岩 f Chinese
From Chinese 蔼 (ai) meaning "friendly, lush", or 爱 (ai) meaning "love, affection" and 艳 (yan) meaning "beautiful, gorgeous" or 岩 (yan) meaning "rocks, cliff". Other hanzi combinations can form this name.
Aiyun 蔼云 f & m Chinese (Modern)
Combination of the names Ai 2 and Yun
Aizan 蔼赞 f & m Chinese (Modern)
Combination of Ai 2 and Zan.
Aizhen 叆珍 f Chinese
From the Chinese 叆 (ài) meaning "cloudy sky; dark, obscure" and 珍 (zhēn) meaning "precious, valuable, rare".
Alan 阿兰, 阿岚 f & m Chinese
Combination of Ah and Lan.
Alian 阿理安, 阿立安, 阿黎安, 阿力安, 阿丽安 m & f Chinese (Modern, Rare)
Chinese form of Arian or Aryan or a combination of the names Ah, Li 1 and An 1.
A-lin f Chinese
Nickname for 黄丽玪 (huáng lì lín), 黄 meaning yellow, 丽 meaning beauty and 玪 meaning tinkling, A-Lin is also a stage name of a talented Chinese songstress.
Alin m Siberian, Chinese, Manchu
Means "mountain" in Manchu.
Alina 阿丽娜 f Chinese
Combination of Ah , Li 1 and Na.
Ami 阿蜜, 阿米 f Chinese
From Chinese 阿 (ā) meaning "flatter" combined with 蜜 (mì) meaning "honey, nectar; sweet" or 米 (mǐ) meaning "rice; meter". Other characters combinations are also possible.
Amoe f Hawaiian, Chinese (Cantonese)
Hawaiian form of the Cantonese Amoy (Ah Mooi), meaning "younger sister.'
Anda 安大 f Chinese
Combination of An 1 and Da.
Andalei 安大磊, 安达蕾 f & m Chinese
Combination of An 1 , Da and Lei 2 .
Andong 安东, 安栋 m Chinese
Combination of the names An 1 and Dong, and the Chinese form of Anton.
Ang m Chinese
Transferred use of the surname Ang, which is an Hokkien and Teochew romanization of the Chinese surnames Wang (汪, Wāng) and Hong (洪, Hóng).... [more]
Anjing 安静, 安精, 安晶 f Chinese
From Chinese, 安(an) meaning "peace, quiet" combined with 静(jing) meaning "quiet, gentle, still" or 精 (jing) meaning "essence, spirit" or 晶 (jing) meaning "crystal, clear". Other characters can also be used to form this name.
Anming 安明 f Chinese
Compound Chinese female name from An and Ming, with the meaning "peaceful clarity".
Anna 安娜 f Chinese
Combination of An 1 and Na.
Annali 安娜丽 f Chinese
Combination of An 1, Na and Li 1.
Anqiong 岸琼 f Chinese
From the Chinese characters 岸 (àn) meaning "bank, shore; beach, coast" and 琼 (qióng) meaning "jade; rare, precious; elegant;".
Anriya 王安睿雅 f Chinese
"王" means king. "安" means peace. 睿 means astute. 雅 means lovely. 王 is the last name, because in Chinese they put the last name first. So, according it English tradition, it should be 安睿雅王.
Ansheng 安生 f Chinese
Combination of 安 and 生, meaning quiet, peaceful.
Antao 安涛 m Chinese
Combination of An 1 and Tao.
Anxi 安琪 f Chinese (Modern, ?)
This name combines 安 (ān) meaning "peaceful, tranquil, quiet" and 琪 (qí) meaning "type of jade."... [more]
Anxuan 岸萱 f Chinese
From the Chinese 岸 (àn) meaning "bank, shore; beach, coast" and 萱 (xuān) meaning "day-lily".
Anya 安雅 f Chinese
Combination of An 1 and Ya.
Anzan 安赞 f & m Chinese
Combination of An 1 and Zan.
Anzhi 安治, 安志, 安智 f Chinese (Modern)
Combination of the names An 1 and Zhi, can also be a form of Angie or Angi.
Ào m & f Chinese
From the Chinese "proud."
Ao-mei f Chinese (Rare)
Combination of Ao & Mei.
Aoxin 奥馨 f Chinese (Rare)
From the Chinese characters 奥 (ào) meaning "mysterious, obscure, profound" and 馨 (xīn) meaning "fragrant, aromatic; distant fragrance".
Aoyun 奧運, 奥运, 奥云, 傲云, 傲雲 m & f Chinese
This name is made up of 奧 (ào)/奥 (ào, yù), the simplified version of 奧, meaning "mysterious, obscure, profound" and 運/运 (yùn) meaning "run, luck, fortune, ship, transport," the first meaning added for 运, the simplified version of 運... [more]
Ayma f Chinese
Ayma, meaning 'horse lover', or 'lover of horses".
Baihé 百合, 百荷, 白合, 白荷 f Chinese
From Chinese 百合 (bǎihé) meaning "lily". Other character combinations can form this name as well.
Baiju 百菊 f Chinese
From the Chinese characters 百 (bǎi) meaning "one hundred; numerous, many" and 菊 (jú) meaning "chrysanthemum".
Baiyun 百芸 f Chinese
From the Chinese characters 百 (bǎi) meaning "one hundred; numerous, many" and 芸 (yún) meaning "rue, herb used to keep insects away; to cut grass or weeds; art, talent, ability, craft, technique, performance, acting, trick, stunt".
Baizhu 白朮, 白术 m Chinese
From Chinese 白 (bái) meaning "white, pure" and 朮, 术 (zhú) meaning "glutinous millet". Other character combinations can form this name as well.... [more]
Bàn f Chinese
Means "petal" in Chinese.
Bāng m Chinese
From Chinese 邦 (bāng) meaning "nation, country".
Baojing 宝璟, 宝京, 宝晶, 宝静, 保京 m & f Chinese
From Chinese 宝 (bǎo) meaning "treasure, jewel, precious, rare" or 保 (bǎo) meaning "protect, maintain" combined with 璟 (jǐng) meaning "lustre of gems", 京 (jīng) meaning "capital city", 晶 (jīng) meaning "clear, crystal", 静 (jìng) meaning "quiet, still, gentle" or 靖 (jìng) meaning "peaceful, tranquil"... [more]
Baolan 褒岚, 苞蘭, 宝兰 m & f Chinese
Combination of Bao and Lan.
Baona 宝娜, 褒娜, 苞娜 f Chinese
Combination of Bao and Na.
Baoshan 宝山, 寶珊, 宝善 m Chinese
From Chinese 宝 or 寶 (bǎo) meaning "treasure, jewel, precious, rare" combined with 山 (shān) meaning "mountain, hill, peak", 珊 (shān) meaning "coral", or 善 (shàn) meaning "good, virtuous, charitable, kind"... [more]
Bee f & m Chinese (Hokkien)
Hokkien romanization of Mei 1.
Bei m & f Chinese
Comet
Beidou 北斗 f Chinese
From Chinese 北 (běi) meaning "north" and 斗 (dǒu) meaning "dipper". Other character combinations can form this name as well.... [more]
Beitong 北彤, 北统, 北同, 北仝, 北通 m & f Chinese
From Chinese 北 (běi) meaning "north" combined with 彤 (tóng) meaning "red, vermillion", 统 (tǒng) meaning "command, control, unite, unify", 同 or 仝 (tóng) both meaning "same, identical, together", or 通 (tōng) meaning "pass, travel, go through"... [more]
Bhuêng m & f Chinese (Teochew)
Teochew Chinese form of Man.
f Chinese (Hokkien)
Hokkien Chinese form of Mei.
Biao 彪, 标, 表, 飚 m Chinese
From Chinese 彪 (biāo) meaning "tiger stripes, small tiger", 标 (biāo) meaning "mark, sign, award, prize", 表 (biǎo) meaning "surface, outside, exterior, table, form" or 飚 (biāo) meaning "whirlwind", as well as other characters that are pronounced similarly.
Bieng f Chinese (Teochew)
Teochew Chinese form of Ban.
Bihan 碧晗 f Chinese
From the Chinese characters 碧 (bì) meaning "jade; green, blue" and 晗 (hán) meaning "pre-dawn".
Bihuan 碧焕 f Chinese
From the Chinese characters 碧 (bì) meaning "jade; green, blue" and 焕 (huàn) meaning "shining".
Bijuan 碧涓 f Chinese
From the Chinese characters 碧 (bì) meaning "jade; green, blue" and 涓 (juān) meaning "brook, stream; select; pure".
Biming m Chinese
Means "as clear as a jade" in Chinese.
Bin 斌, 彬, 滨, 宾 m & f Chinese
From Chinese 斌 or 彬 (bīn) meaning "refined", 滨 (bīn) meaning "beach, seashore" or 宾 (bīn) meaning "visitor, guest", as well as other characters that are pronounced similarly.
Bing 丙, 冰, 兵 f & m Chinese, Zhuang
Derived from the Chinese characters 丙 (bǐng) meaning "third" or 冰 (bīng) meaning "ice" or 兵 (bīng) meaning "army, soldier".... [more]
Bingbing 冰冰 f & m Chinese
From Chinese 冰 (bīng) meaning "ice, cold" combined with itself, as well as other character combinations that can form this name.
Bingchun 冰纯, 冰春 f & m Chinese
This name can be combined with 冰 (Bing) meaning "Cold, Ice", and 春 (Chun) meaning "season of springtime", or 纯 (Chun) meaning "Purity, Pure, Unmixed, Skillful, Genuine, Simple, Practiced". Sources are in the notes.
Binge 炳娥 f Chinese
From the Chinese characters 炳 (bǐng) meaning "bright, luminous; glorious" and 娥 (é) meaning "be beautiful; good".
Bingfen 冰芬 f Chinese
From the Chinese characters 冰 (bīng) meaning "ice; ice-cold" and 芬 (fēn) meaning "fragrance, aroma; perfume".
Binglan 冰岚 f Chinese
From the Chinese characters 冰 (bīng) meaning "ice; ice-cold" and 岚 (lán) meaning "mountain mist, mountain haze".
Bingliang 冰梁 f & m Chinese
This name can be made up of 冰 (Bing) meant "Ice, Cold" and 梁 (Liang) means "Beam, Elevation, Bridge, Mast".
Bingling 冰铃, 冰灵 f & m Chinese
冰 (Bing) means "Ice, Cold" while 灵 (Ling) means "Soul, Spirit" or 铃 ... [more]
Bingliu 冰柳, 冰榴, 冰瑠, 冰流, 冰刘 f & m Chinese
From Chinese 冰 (bīng) meaning "ice" combined with 柳 (liǔ) meaning "willow", 榴 (liú) meaning "pomegranate", 瑠 (liú) meaning "lapis lazuli", 流 (liú) meaning "flow, stream, current", 刘 (liú) meaning "kill, destroy", or 六 (liù) meaning "six"... [more]
Bingqian 炳倩 f Chinese
From the Chinese characters 炳 (bǐng) meaning "bright, luminous; glorious" and 倩 (qiàn) meaning "beautiful, lovely".
Bingrao 冰娆 f Chinese
From the Chinese characters 冰 (bīng) meaning "ice; ice-cold" and 娆 (ráo) meaning "graceful, charming".
Bingxi 冰溪, 冰晰 f Chinese
From the Chinese characters 冰 (bīng) meaning "ice; ice-cold" and 溪 (xī) meaning "mountain stream, creek" or 晰 (xī) meaning "clear, evident; clearly".
Bingxia 炳霞 f Chinese
From the Chinese characters 炳 (bǐng) meaning "bright, luminous; glorious" and 霞 (xiá) meaning "rosy clouds".
Bingxian 冰娴 f Chinese
From the Chinese characters 冰 (bīng) meaning "ice; ice-cold" and 娴 (xián) meaning "elegant, refined; skillful".
Bingxue 冰雪 f Chinese
From the Chinese characters 冰 (bīng) meaning "ice; ice-cold" and 雪 (xuě) meaning "snow".
Bingyan 冰艳, 冰岩 f & m Chinese
This name is a combination of 冰 (Bing) meaning "Cold, Ice" and 艳 (Yan) meaning "Gorgeous, Beautiful" (usually for girls), or 岩 (Yan) meaning "Cliff, Rocks" (usually for boys). Other hanzi combinations are possible.
Bingyi f & m Chinese
Bing means "Ice, Cold" and Yi means "Righteousness, Justice, Benefit, Profit, Proper, Suitable, Decisive, Resolute, Firm, (these four are mainly feminine) "Harmony, Joy, Ceremony, Rites."
Bingyin 秉印, 秉寅, 丙垠 m & f Chinese
From Chinese 秉 (bǐng) meaning "grasp, hold, maintain" or 丙 (bǐng) meaning "third" combined with 印 (yìn) meaning "seal, mark, sign", 寅 (yín) meaning "to respect", or 垠 (yín) meaning "riverbank, boundary", as well as other character combinations.
Bingyun 氷运, 冰允, 氷会 f & m Chinese
This name is a combination of 冰/氷 (Bing) meaning "Cold, Ice", and 允 (Yun) meaning "Consent, Allow", possibly 运 (Yun) meaning "Conveyance, Transportation, Luck, Haul, Carriage, Fortune, Traffic, Ship", or 云 (Yun) meaning "Cloud"... [more]
Binhan 彬菡 f Chinese
From the Chinese characters 彬 (bīn) meaning "cultivated, well-bred" a and 菡 (hàn) meaning "buds, lotus buds".
Binqian 玢倩 f Chinese
From the Chinese characters 玢 (bīn) meaning "jade's streaks" and 倩 (qiàn) meaning "beautiful, lovely".
Binying 彬莹, 玢莹, 彬英 f Chinese
From the Chinese 彬 (bīn) meaning "cultivated, well-bred" or 玢 (bīn) meaning "jade's streaks" and 莹 (yíng) meaning "luster of gems; bright, lustrous" or 英 (yīng) meaning "hero; outstanding person; petal, flower, leaf; brave, a hero"
Birong 碧蓉, 碧荣, 碧榕, 璧榕 f Chinese
From the Chinese characters 碧 (bì) meaning "jade; green, blue" or 璧 (bì) meaning "piece of jade with hole in it" and 蓉 (róng) meaning "hibiscus", 榕 (róng) meaning "banyan tree", or 荣 (róng) meaning "glory, honor; flourish, prosper"
Birui 碧瑞, 璧芮 f Chinese
From the Chinese characters 碧 (bì) meaning "jade; green, blue" or 璧 (bì) meaning "piece of jade with hole in it" and 瑞 (ruì) meaning "felicitous omen; auspicious" or 芮 (ruì) meaning "tiny, small" or "water's edge".
Biwan 碧婉, 璧婉, 碧纨 f Chinese
From the Chinese characters 碧 (bì) meaning "jade; green, blue" or 璧 (bì) meaning "piece of jade with hole in it"and 婉 (wǎn) meaning "amiable, congenial; restrained" or 纨 (wán) meaning "white silk".
Biwei 碧玮, 碧蔚, 璧蔚, 璧薇, 碧微 f Chinese
From the Chinese characters 碧 (bì) meaning "jade; green, blue" or 璧 (bì) meaning "piece of jade with hole in it" and 玮 (wěi) meaning "jade, valuable", 蔚 (wèi) meaning "luxuriant, thick; ornamental", 薇 (wēi) meaning "fern", or 微 (wēi) meaning "small".
Bixiang 必香 f Chinese
From the Chinese characters 必 (bì) meaning "surely, most certainly; must" and 香 (xiāng) meaning "fragrant, sweet smelling, incense".
Bixiao 碧晓 f Chinese
From the Chinese characters 碧 (bì) meaning "jade; green, blue" and 晓 (xiǎo) meaning "dawn, daybreak; clear, explicit".
Biyan 碧彦, 碧雁, 碧燕 f Chinese
From the Chinese characters 碧 (bì) meaning "jade; green, blue" and 彦 (yàn) meaning "elegant", 雁 (yàn) meaning "wild goose", or 燕 (yàn) meaning "swallow"
Biyao 碧窈 f Chinese
From the Chinese characters 碧 (bì) meaning "jade; green, blue" and 窈 (yǎo) meaning "obscure, secluded; refined".
Biyu f Chinese
Means "jasper" in Chinese.
Bofen 波芬, 波奋 f & m Chinese (Modern, Rare)
Combination of Bo 2 and Fen 1.
Bòhé 薄荷 f Chinese
From Chinese 薄荷 (bòhé) meaning "mint". One fictional bearer of this name is Bòhé Lánzé (藍澤 薄荷), who is also known as Minto Aizawa in the original Japanese or Corina Bucksworth in the English dub, from Tokyo Mew Mew/Mew Mew Power.
Bo-jia m & f Chinese
Combination of Bo 2 and Jia.
Bolian 波立安 m & f Chinese
Combination of Bo 2 , Li 1 and An 1 .
Boon 文, 雯 m & f Chinese (Hokkien)
Hokkien romanization of Wen.
Bowen 波文 m & f Chinese (Modern)
Combination of Bo 2 and Wen.
Boyan 波艳, 波岩 m & f Chinese (Modern, Rare)
Combination of Bo 2 and Yan 2.
Bu m & f Chinese
A historical figure with this name is Lü Bu (also known as Lü Fengxian), a Chinese general in the Three Kingdoms period.
Buling 歩鈴, 布鈴 f Chinese (Rare)
From Chinese 歩 (bù) meaning "step" combined with 鈴 (líng) meaning "bell, chime". Other character combinations can form this name as well. Also comes from 布丁 (bùdīng), meaning "pudding". One fictional bearer of this name is Buling Huang/Fong from Tokyo Mew Mew.
Cai m & f Chinese
Means "fortune" or "color" in Chinese.
Caihong 彩虹 f Chinese
Means "rainbow" in Chinese.
Caixia 彩霞 f Chinese
From Chinese 彩 (cǎi) meaning "colour" combined with 霞 (xiá) meaning "rosy clouds, mist"... [more]
Caiyun 彩云, 彩韵 f Chinese
From Chinese 彩 (cǎi) meaning "colour" combined with 云 (yún) meaning "cloud" or 韵 (yùn) meaning "rhyme, vowel"... [more]
Cangjie m Chinese, Chinese Mythology, Far Eastern Mythology
In Chinese mythology, Cangjie was a retainer of the Yellow Emperor (Xuanyuan) who invented written Chinese characters. According to legend, his invention caused ghosts to cry in the night and the sky to rain millet... [more]
Cangqiong 苍穹 f Chinese
Cāng (苍) means "blue" or "green" while qióng (穹) means "arch", "dome", or "elevated". Together, it means "heavens", "sky", or "the blue dome of heaven". Cangqiong is the mascot for a voicebank of the same name for the Synthesizer V software.
Cao f Chinese
A famous bearer of this name is Empress Cao, who was a consort of the Song Dynasty.
Cao f Chinese
From the Chinese character 草 (cǎo) meaning "grass, straw, thatch, herbs".
Caomei 草莓, 草梅, 草妹 f Chinese (Rare)
From Chinese 草莓 (cǎoméi) meaning "strawberry" or from 草 (cǎo) meaning "grass, straw" combined with 梅 (méi) meaning "plum, apricot" or 妹 (mèi) meaning "younger sister"... [more]
Cen f & m Chinese
Cen 岑, 涔 f & m Chinese
From the Chinese characters 岑 (cén) meaning "steep, precipitous; peak" or 涔 (cén) meaning " river in Shaanxi; murky torrent".
Chahua f Chinese
Means "camellia" in Chinese.
Chai f Chinese
Means "ornamental hairpin" in Chinese.
Changping 昌平, 长平 m Chinese
From Chinese 昌 (chāng) meaning "flourish, prosper, good, sunlight" or 长 (cháng) meaning "long" combined with 平 (píng) meaning "level, even, peaceful"... [more]
Changqing 长卿, 长庆, 长清, 长青, 常青 m & f Chinese
From Chinese 长 (cháng) meaning "long" or 常 (cháng) meaning "common, frequent, regular" combined with 卿 (qīng) meaning "minister, noble, officer", 庆 (qìng) meaning "congratulate, celebrate", 清 (qīng) meaning "clear, pure, clean" or 青 (qīng) meaning "blue, green, young"... [more]
Changrui 长锐, 长瑞 m & f Chinese
From Chinese 长 (cháng) meaning "long" combined with 锐 (ruì) meaning "sharp, keen, acute" or 瑞 (ruì) meaning "felicitous omen, auspicious"... [more]
Changxian 常先 m Chinese, Chinese Mythology, Far Eastern Mythology
From the characters 常(cháng, meaning “always” or “frequent”) and 先 (xiān, meaning “first”). Changxian was one of the prominent retainers serving the Yellow Emperor (Xuanyuan) along with Fenghou and Limu... [more]
Changyin 长银, 长印, 昌胤 m Chinese
From Chinese 长 (cháng) meaning "long" or 昌 (chāng) meaning "flourish, prosper, good, sunlight" combined with 银 (yín) meaning "silver, money", 印 (yìn) meaning "stamp, seal, India", or 胤 (yìn) meaning "heir, successor, descendant, offspring"... [more]
Changyu 昌钰, 长宇, 昌鈺, 長宇 m & f Chinese
From Chinese 昌 (chāng) meaning "flourish, prosper, good, sunlight" or 长 (cháng) meaning "long" combined with 钰 (yù) meaning "gold, jade, treasure" or 宇 () meaning "house, eaves, universe"... [more]
Chaohui 朝晖 f & m Chinese
From Chinese 朝 (cháo) meaning "dynasty, imperial court, morning" combined with 晖 (huī) meaning "bright, light, radiant". Other character combinations can form this name as well.
Chaomei 朝美 f Chinese
From Chinese 朝 (cháo) meaning "towards, morning" combined with 美 (měi) meaning "beauty". Other character combinations can form this name as well.
Chee m & f Chinese (Teochew), Chinese (Hokkien)
Teochew and Hokkien romanization of Zhi.
Chenfeng 晨风 m Chinese
This name comes from the song “The Chenfeng Bird” (晨风) featured in the Classic of Poetry (诗经), a collection of poetic folk songs and hymns from the Zhou Dynasty (c. 1046 - 256 BCE). The song is a melancholy piece describing the feelings of a spurned lover... [more]
Chenghan 承翰, 诚汉, 成瀚 m Chinese
From Chinese 承 (chéng) meaning "inherit", 诚 (chéng) meaning "sincere, honest, true" or 成 (chéng) meaning "completed, finished, succeeded" combined with 翰 (hàn) meaning "brush, pen, writing", 汉 (hàn) meaning "Han, Chinese" or 瀚 (hàn) meaning "expansive, vast, wide"... [more]
Chengjiao 成蟜 m Chinese
From the characters 成 (chéng, meaning “accomplished” or “mature”) and 蟜 (jiǎo, a type of venomous insect). This was the name of a prince from the state of Qin during the late Warring Kingdoms period (475 - 221 BCE)... [more]
Chengjuan 成娟, 诚娟 f Chinese
From Chinese 成 (chéng) meaning "completed, finished, succeeded" or 诚 (chéng) meaning "sincere, honest, true" combined with 娟 (juān) meaning "beautiful, graceful"... [more]
Chengren m Chinese
Means "adult" in Chinese.
Chengwen 成文, 承文, 晟文 m & f Chinese
From Chinese 成 (chéng) meaning "completed, finished, succeeded", 承 (chéng) meaning "inherit" or 晟 (chéng) meaning "clear, bright" combined with 文 (wén) meaning "literature, culture, writing"... [more]
Chenmei 辰梅, 晨梅, 辰莓, 晨莓, 辰玫 f Chinese
From the Chinese character 辰 (chén) or 晨 (chén), both meaning "morning" combined with 梅 (méi) meaning "plum, apricot", 莓 (méi) meaning "berry, strawberry", 玫 (méi) meaning "rose, gemstone", or 美 (měi) meaning "beauty"... [more]
Chenmin 辰敏, 辰民, 晨敏, 晨民 f & m Chinese
From Chinese 辰 (chén) or 晨 (chén), both meaning "morning" combined with 敏 (mǐn) meaning "quick, clever, sharp" or 民 (mín) meaning "people, citizens". Other character combinations can form this name as well.
Chenxi 辰喜, 晨喜 m & f Chinese
From the Chinese character 辰 (chén) or 晨 (chén), both meaning "morning" combined with 喜 () meaning "to enjoy, to be fond of". ... [more]
Chenxia 辰霞, 晨霞, 辰夏, 晨夏 f Chinese
From the Chinese character 辰 (chén) or 晨 (chén), both meaning "morning" combined with 霞 (xiá) meaning "rosy clouds, mist" or 夏 (xià) meaning "summer, great, grand". Other character combinations can form this name as well.
Chenxuan 晨萱, 辰萱, 晨璇, 辰璇, 晨瑄 f & m Chinese
From Chinese 晨 (chén) meaning "morning" or 辰 (chén) meaning "day, time, occasion, morning" combined with 萱 (xuān) meaning "day lily", 璇 (xuán) meaning "beautiful jade", 瑄 (xuān) meaning "ornamental piece of jade", 絢 (xuàn) meaning "adorned, decorated", 玄 (xuán) meaning "deep, profound, mysterious, dark, black", 轩 (xuān) meaning "tall, high, lofty, pavilion", or 选 (xuǎn) meaning "choose, pick, select"... [more]
Chhêu m & f Chinese (Hakka)
Hakka Chinese form of Chao.
Chhiau m Chinese (Hokkien)
Hokkien Chinese form of Chao.
Chhiong m Chinese (Hokkien)
Hokkien Chinese form of Chang.
Chhông m & f Chinese (Hakka)
Hakka Chinese form of Chang.
Chhûn f Chinese (Hakka)
Hakka Chinese form of Chun.
Chi m Chinese
Derived from the character 炽 (Chí) meaning “blaze” or “flame.”
Chia-hao f Taiwanese
Means "orchid".
Chia-Jung 家榮, 家融, 佳榮, 佳容 f & m Taiwanese
Alternate transcription of Jiarong chiefly used in Taiwan.
Chia-ling 佳玲, 嘉玲 f & m Taiwanese
From Chinese 佳 (jiā) meaning "good, beautiful" or 嘉 (jiā) meaning "excellent, good" combined with 玲 (líng) meaning "tinkling", as well as other character combinations.
Chia-Ying 佳穎, 嘉瑩, 佳瑩, 家英 f & m Taiwanese
Alternate transcription of Jiaying chiefly used in Taiwan.
Ching 晴, 程 f & m Chinese (Rare)
Chingmei f & m Chinese (Rare)
Variant transcription of Qingmei.
Chinh-po m Chinese
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Chok m & f Chinese (Hakka)
Hakka Chinese form of Zhuo.
Chong’er 重耳 m Chinese
From the characters 重 (chóng, meaning “double” or “layered”) and 耳 (ěr, meaning “ear”). This was the personal name of Duke Wen of Jin (晋文公), a ruler of the state of Jin during the Chinese Spring and Autumn period (770 - 473 BCE)... [more]
Chonghua 重华 m Chinese, Chinese Mythology, Far Eastern Mythology
From the characters 重 (chóng, meaning “double”, “layered”) and 华 (huá, meaning “flower”, “luxuriance”). This was the supposed personal name of Emperor Shun, one of the Five Emperors said to have ruled in the early days of Chinese civilization... [more]
Chongyun 重雲, 重云 m Chinese
From Chinese 重 (chóng) meaning "layer" and 雲, 云 (yún) meaning "cloud". Other character combinations can form this name as well.... [more]
Choon 俊, 春 m & f Chinese (Hokkien)
Hokkien romanization of Jun 1 or Chun.
Choon-yong 俊融 m Chinese (Teochew)
Choon means "俊" and Yong means “融” together mean “英” and “融洽”。 From teochew.
Chou f Chinese
Means "gem" in Chinese.
Chow f & m Chinese
Transferred use of the surname Chow.
Chu f Chinese
A famous bearer of this name is empress Chu Suanzi.
Chú m & f Chinese (Hokkien)
Hokkien Chinese form of Zhu.
Chṳ m & f Chinese (Hakka)
Hakka Chinese form of Zhì.
Chuān m Chinese
From 川 (chuan) meaning “river, waterway” or “valley”.
Chuangxia 窗霞, 窗夏 f Chinese
From the Chinese character 窗 (chuāng) meaning "window" combined with 霞 (xiá) meaning "rosy clouds, mist" or 夏 (xià) meaning "summer, great, grand". ... [more]
Chujiu 杵臼 m Chinese
A combination of the characters 杵 (chǔ, meaning “pestle”) and 臼 (jìu, meaning “mortar”). This was the name of several individuals during the Chinese Spring and Autumn Period (770 - 473 BCE)... [more]
Chu-ming 出名 m Chinese
Chún f Chinese, Vietnamese
Meaning "Pure", "Honest".
Chunan 春安 m & f Chinese (Modern)
Combination of Chun and An 1.
Chunhua 春华, 春花 f & m Chinese
From Chinese 春 (chūn) meaning "spring (the season)" combined with 华 (huá) meaning "splendid, illustrious, flowery, Chinese" or 花 (huā) meaning "flower, blossom"... [more]
Chunlan 春兰, 纯兰, 春蘭, 純蘭 f Chinese
From Chinese 春 (chūn) meaning "spring (the season)" or 纯 (chún) meaning "pure, clean, simple" combined with 兰 (lán) meaning "orchid, elegant"... [more]
Chunli 春李, 椿李, 春莉, 椿莉 f Chinese
From Chinese 春 (chūn) meaning "spring" or 椿 (chūn) meaning "Chinese mahogany" combined with 李 (lǐ) meaning "plum" or 莉 (lì) meaning "jasmine". Other character combinations can form this name as well.
Chunling 春龄, 春玲 f & m Chinese
From Chinese 春 (chūn) meaning "spring (the season)" combined with 龄 (líng) meaning "age, duration" or 玲 (líng) meaning "tinkling of jade"... [more]
Chunmei 春梅, 春美 f Chinese
From Chinese 春 (chūn) meaning "spring (the season)" combined with 梅 (méi) meaning "plum, apricot" or 美 (měi) meaning "beautiful"... [more]
Chunri 春日, 椿日, 纯日 f Chinese
From Chinese 春 (chūn) meaning "spring", 椿 (chūn) meaning "Chinese mahogany", or 纯 (chún) meaning "pure, clean, simple" combined with 日 (rì) meaning "sun, day". Other character combinations can form this name as well.
Chunxiang 春香, 纯香, 纯祥, 纯翔, 纯向 f Chinese
From Chinese 春 (chūn) meaning "spring", or 纯/純 (chún) meaning "pure, clean, simple" combined with 香 (xiāng) meaning "incense, fragrant", 祥 (xiáng) meaning "good luck, good omen", 翔 (xiáng) meaning "soar, glide", or 向 (xiàng) meaning "direction, towards"... [more]
Chunyan 春燕, 春艳, 纯燕 f & m Chinese
From Chinese 春 (chūn) meaning "spring (the season)" or 纯 (chún) meaning "pure, clean, simple" combined with 燕 (yàn) meaning "swallow (bird)" or 艳 (yàn) meaning "beautiful, gorgeous"... [more]
Chunying 春莹, 春鹰, 春英 f & m Chinese
From Chinese 春 (chūn) meaning "spring (the season)" combined with 莹 (yíng) meaning "lustrous, lustre of gems", 鹰 (yīng) meaning "eagle, hawk, falcon", or 英 (yīng) meaning "flower, petal, brave, hero"... [more]
Chunyu 春雨, 春郁, 春玉 f & m Chinese
From Chinese 春 (chūn) meaning "spring (the season)" combined with 雨 () meaning "rain", 郁 (yù) meaning "luxuriant, adorned, elegant" or "sweet-smelling, fragrant", or 玉 () meaning "jade, precious stone, gem"... [more]
Chunzhen 纯甄, 純禎 f & m Chinese
From Chinese 纯 (chún) meaning "pure, clean, simple" and 甄 (zhēn) meaning "examine, discern, distinguish" or 禎 (zhēn) meaning "lucky, auspicious"... [more]
Chynn f Chinese (Modern)
From Chinese 真 (zhen) which means "true". This name is mainly used in Singapore.
Chyong m & f Chinese (Rare, Expatriate, ?)
Possibly derived from Chinese 瓊 (qióng) meaning "red jade" or "precious jade".
Chyou f Chinese
Means "autumn" in Chinese.
Cici f Taiwanese
It means child of music or heart of music.
Ciō m & f Chinese (Min Dong)
Min Dong form of Zhu.
Cixi 慈禧 f Chinese
Chinese honorific name meaning "Motherly and Auspicious."
Cixin 慈欣 m & f Chinese
Derived from the Chinese character 慈 () meaning "to show affection to" and "kind; charitable" combined with 欣 (xīn) meaning "happy; joyous; delighted".... [more]
Cong 聪, 琮, 囱 m & f Chinese
From Chinese 聪 (cōng) meaning "intelligent, clever, bright", 琮 (cóng) meaning "jade vessel" or 囱 (cōng) meaning "chimney, funnel", as well as other characters that are pronounced similarly.
Cong'er 聰兒 f Chinese
Derived from 聰 (cong) meaning "quick at hearing, intelligent, bright" and 兒 (er) meaning "child, son". Although this name includes the word for "son", it was given to women, perhaps because their parents desired a son.
Cui f Chinese
Means "green, blue, emerald" in Chinese.
Cuifen 粹芬, 翠芬 f Chinese
From Chinese 粹 (cuì) meaning "pure, unadulterated, essence" or 翠 (cuì) meaning "green jade, kingfisher, bluish green" combined with 芬 (fēn) meaning "fragrance, aroma, perfume"... [more]
Dachuan 大川 m Chinese
From Chinese 大 () meaning "big, great, vast, high" combined with 川 (chuān) meaning "river, stream"... [more]
Da-fu m Chinese
Combination of Chinese Characters "大" meaning "Great" and "福" meaning "Good God".
Dailan 黛岚, 岱岚, 黛兰, 代兰 f Chinese (Rare)
This name can be used as 黛岚, 岱岚, 黛兰 or 代兰 with 黛 (dài), referring to a dark pigment used by women in ancient times to paint their eyebrows, 岱 (dài), which was used for the name of a mountain in Shandong Province (now called Mount Tai), 代 (dài) meaning "generation, era," 岚 (lán) meaning "mountain mist" and 兰 (lán) meaning "orchid."
Daiyu 代玉, 黛玉, 戴玉 f & m Chinese (Rare)
This name combines 代 meaning "replace, era, generation", 黛 meaning "blacken eyebrows, black" or 戴 meaning "wear on top, support" (dài) with 玉 (yù) meaning "jade, precious stone, gem."
Daiyu f & m Chinese (Rare)
Means "black jade".
Dajin 大金, 大锦, 大津, 大进, 达进 f & m Chinese
Combination of the names Da and Jin.
Dajing 大靖, 大经 m & f Chinese
From Chinese 大 () meaning "big, great, vast, high" combined with 靖 (jìng) meaning "calm, quiet, peaceful" or 经 (jīng) meaning "pass through, endure"... [more]
Dalan 达兰, 达岚, 大兰, 大岚 m & f Chinese (Modern)
Combination of Da and Lan.
Dali 大力, 达理 m & f Chinese
Combination of Da and Li 1.
Dalian 大理安, 达力安 m & f Chinese (Modern)
Combination of the names Da, Li 1 and An. It may sound like a masculine version of the name Dalia .
Dalien 大蓮 f & m Chinese (Modern)
Combination of Da and Liên.
Dalin 大林, 大琳 f & m Chinese (Modern)
Chinese form of Darin or a combination of the names Da and Lin.
Daliya 大丽雅 f Chinese
Combination of Da , Li 1 and Ya.
Dama 大馬 f & m Chinese
Combination of Da and Ma.
Dana 大娜 f Chinese
Combination of Da and Na.
Dandan 丹丹, 旦旦 f Chinese
From Chinese 丹 (dān) meaning "cinnabar, red, vermillion" or 旦 (dàn) meaning "dawn, early morning" combined with themselves. Other character combinations can form this name as well.
Danhua 澹华 f Chinese
澹 (dan4) meaning "tranquil, quiet"... [more]
Daoping 道平, 悼平 m & f Chinese
From Chinese 道 (dào) meaning "path, road, way" or 悼 (dào) meaning "lament, mourn, grieve" combined with 平 (píng) meaning "level, even, peaceful"... [more]
Daquân 达軍, 大軍 m Chinese
Combination of Da and Quân.
Daran 大蘭 m & f Chinese
Combination of Da and Ran.
Dashun 大顺, 达顺 f & m Chinese
Combination of Da and Shun 1.
Dawei 大为, 大卫, 大維, 大衛, 大渭 m Chinese
From Chinese 大 () meaning "big, great, vast, high" combined with 为 (wéi) meaning "act, make, become", 卫 or 衛 (wèi) meaning "guard, protect", 維 (wéi) meaning "maintain, preserve", 渭 (wèi) referring to the Wei River in Shaanxi province, 畏 (wèi) meaning "fear, dread, respect", or 伟 (wěi) meaning "great, robust, extraordinary", or 位 (wèi) meaning "place, position, location"... [more]
Da-xia 大霞 f Chinese
Means "hero".
Daxia 大夏, 大霞, 大下 f Chinese
Combination of Da and Xia.
Daya 大雅, 达雅 f & m Chinese (Modern)
Combination of Da and Ya.
De m Chinese, Vietnamese
From the Chinese 德 meaning "virtue and morality." This is also the Chinese cognate and Vietnamese variant of Đức.
Deliang 德良, 德亮 m Chinese
From Chinese 德 () meaning "ethics, mortality, virtue" combined with 良 (liáng) meaning "good, virtuous, respectable" or 亮 (liàng) meaning "bright, radiant, light"... [more]
Dewei 德威 m Chinese
Means "of great principle" in Chinese.
Diao-chan f Chinese
one of the four chinese beauties.the moon have to hide it faces because shame of her beauty.
Die f Chinese
Means "butterfly" in Mandarin.
Dongdong 冬冬, 东东 m & f Chinese
From Chinese 冬 (dōng) meaning "winter" or 东 (dōng) meaning "east" combined with themselves... [more]
Dongfeng 东风 m Chinese
Dongfeng (东风, lit. "Eastern Wind")
Dongmei 冬梅, 东梅, 东妹, 东美 f & m Chinese
From Chinese 冬 (dōng) meaning "winter" or 东 (dōng) meaning "east" combined with 梅 (méi) meaning "plum, apricot", 妹 (mèi) meaning "younger sister, girl" or 美 (měi) meaning "beautiful"... [more]
Dongming 东明, 冬明 m & f Chinese
From Chinese 东 (dōng) meaning "east" or 冬 (dōng) meaning "winter" combined with 明 (míng) meaning "bright, light, clear"... [more]
Dongsheng 东升, 东生, 东昇, 冬升, 冬生 m Chinese
From Chinese 东 (dōng) meaning "east" or 冬 (dōng) meaning "winter" combined with 升 or 昇 (shēng) meaning "rise, ascent" or 生 (shēng) meaning "living, fresh"... [more]
Dongxiang 东香 m & f Chinese
From Chinese 东 (dōng) meaning "east" combined with 香 (xiāng) meaning "fragrant". Other character combinations can form this name as well.
Dou m & f Chinese
From the Chinese character 豆... [more]
Duyi m Chinese
From Chinese , meaning "stop, prevent, and yi#, meaning "suitable, proper". Other combinations are also possible.
Elai 恶来 m Chinese
From the characters 恶 (è, meaning “evil, malevolence”) and 来 (lái, meaning “to come”). This was the name of a bodyguard who served King Zhou, the last ruler of the Shang Dynasty (c. 1600 -1048 B.C.E.). He was known for having immense physical strength and was the son of Feilian, also a Shang retainer.... [more]
En m Chinese
From Chinese 恩(en) meaning "favor, grace, kindness".
Eng 瑛, 英, 永, 荣 m & f Chinese (Hokkien), Chinese (Teochew)
Hokkien and Teochew romanization of Ying, Yong or Rong.
Enlai m Chinese
Meaning "favor coming", "appreciation".
Enmei f Chinese
This is the traditional Chinese name of the American-born author and performer Amy Tan. This is the Chinese form of Amy.
f Chinese (Hakka)
Hakka Chinese form of Hua.
f Chinese (Hakka)
Hakka Chinese form of Hua.
Fan 凡, 帆, 番, 范, 返 f & m Chinese
Derived from the Chinese character 凡 (fán) meaning "every, all, in general" or 帆 (fān) meaning "sail; sailboat" or 番 (fān) meaning "to repeat" or 范 (fàn) meaning "model, pattern" or 返 (fǎn) meaning "to return, to go back".... [more]
Fangan 芳安, 方安 f & m Chinese (Modern, Rare)
Combination of Fang and An 1.
Fanghua 方华, 芳华, 方華, 芳華 f & m Chinese
From Chinese 方 (fāng) meaning "direction, way, square" or 芳 (fāng) meaning "fragrant, virtuous, beautiful" combined with 华 (huá) meaning "splendid, illustrious, flowery, Chinese"... [more]
Fangming 方明 m & f Chinese
Combination of the Chinese character 方 (see Fang) and 明 (see Ming).... [more]
Fangqing 方青, 方清, 芳清, 芳青 f Chinese
This name is made up 芳 (Fang) meaning "Beautiful, Virtuous, Fragrance" or 方 (Fang) meaning "Square, Direction, Way, Region, Locality, Involution, Power, At the time when, Just", plus 清 (Qing) meaning "Clear, Clean, Distinct, Quiet, the Dynasty, Thoroughly, Completely", or 青 (Qing) meaning "Green, Blue, Young"... [more]
Fanying 凡影 f & m Chinese
Combination of 凡 (see Fan) and 影 (see Ying).... [more]
Faon f & m Chinese (Wu)
Wu Chinese form of Fen.