Vietnamese Submitted Names

Vietnamese names are used in the country of Vietnam in southeastern Asia. See also about Vietnamese names.
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Ái m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 愛 (ái) meaning "love, affection".
Ái Phương f Vietnamese (Rare)
Combination of Ái and Phương.... [more]
Aivy f Vietnamese (Modern, Rare)
It means gift of god.
Alexanđê m Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of Alexander.
Ân m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 恩 (ân) meaning "favour, grace".
Ánh f & m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 映 (ánh) meaning "reflect light".
Antôn m Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of Antonius (see Anthony).
Antôniô m Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of Antonius (see Anthony.
Augustinô m Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of Augustine 1.
m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 伯 (bá) meaning "paternal uncle, father's older brother".
Bắc m Vietnamese
Means "north" in Vietnamese.
Bạc m & f Vietnamese
From the Vietnamese 白 or 鉑 (bạc) meaning "silver".
Báo m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 豹 (báo) meaning "leopard, spotted big cat".
Baolinh f Vietnamese
Means "protective, spring" in Vietnamese.
Baotran f Vietnamese
It means precious or gem.
Bảy m Vietnamese
Means "seven" in Vietnamese.
Bắc m Vietnamese
Means "north" in Vietnamese.
f & m Vietnamese
Means "small, little" in Vietnamese.
f Vietnamese
Means "doll" in Vietnamese.
Bênêđictô m Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of Benedictus (see Benedict).
Bian f Vietnamese (Rare)
Meaning "secret" in Vietnamese, rarely used as a given name.
Bich f & m Vietnamese (Anglicized)
Variant of Bích used outside of Vietnam.
Biển m Vietnamese
Means "sea, ocean" in Vietnamese.
Bính m & f Vietnamese
Derived from the Sino-Vietnamese 丙 (bǐng) referred to the Third Heavenly Stem, connected with Fire in the Chinese philosophy of Wu Xing.... [more]
Binh m & f Vietnamese (Anglicized, Expatriate)
Variant of Bình used outside of Vietnam.
Bônifaciô m Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of Boniface.
Bửu m & f Vietnamese
Variant of Bảo.
Bướm f Vietnamese (Rare)
Means "butterfly" in Vietnamese.
m & f Vietnamese
Means "the eldest; the first" in a northern Vietnamese dialect.
Cải f Vietnamese
Means "greens" in Vietnamese.
Cầm m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 琴 (cầm) meaning "zither, lute".
Cảnh m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 景 (cảnh) meaning "scenery, view, landscape".
Cao m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 高 (cao) meaning "tall, high".
Cát f & m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 吉 (cát) meaning "auspicious, lucky, good".
Chân m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 真 (chân) meaning "real, genuine, true".
Chánh m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 正 (chánh) meaning "head, chief" or 政 (chánh) meaning "government".
Chau f & m Vietnamese (Anglicized, Expatriate)
Variant of Châu used outside of Vietnam.
Chiến m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 戰 (chiến) meaning "war, fight".
Chiêu m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 昭 (chiêu) meaning "bright, luminous".
Chim f & m Vietnamese
Means "bird" in Vietnamese.
Chính m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 正 (chính) meaning "main, major, just, righteous".
Chinh m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 征 (chinh) meaning "journey, trip, expedition".
Chiểu m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 照 (chiểu) meaning "shine, illuminate, reflect".
Chún f Chinese, Vietnamese
Meaning "Pure", "Honest".
Chưn f Vietnamese
Vietnamese Form of Chún.
Chung m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 鍾 (chung) meaning "goblet, cup (for alcohol)".
Chương m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 章 (chương) meaning "chapter, section".
Clêmêntê m Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of Clemens (see Clement).
Cẩm Tú f Vietnamese
Vietnamese compound name meaning "elegance".
Cẩn m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 瑾 (cẩn) meaning "fine jade" or 謹 (cẩn) meaning "cautious, careful".
Cuc f & m Vietnamese (Anglicized)
Variant of Cúc used outside of Vietnam.
Cung m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 剛 (cung) meaning "hard, rigid, strong" or 恭 (cung) meaning "respectful, polite".
Cường m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 強 (cường) meaning "strong, powerful, vigorous".
Đài m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 台 (đài) meaning "noble, pedestal, stand".
Đại m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 大 (đại) meaning "big, great".
Đan m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 丹 (đan) meaning "red, cinnabar".
Dân m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 民 (dân) meaning "people, citizens, nation".
Dần m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 寅 (dần) referring to the third Earthly Branch (3 AM to 5 AM), which is itself associated with the tiger of the Chinese zodiac.
Đăng m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 登 (đăng) meaning "rise, ascend" or 燈 (đăng) meaning "lamp, light, lantern".
Danh m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 名 (danh) meaning "name, famous, well-known".
Đào f & m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 桃 (đào) meaning "peach".
Đạo m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 道 (đạo) meaning "path, road, way".
Đất m Vietnamese
Means "earth, soil, land" in Vietnamese.
Dậu f Vietnamese
Means "rooster" in Vietnamese. This name is given in the year of the rooster.
Dau m Vietnamese
Means "fight" in Vietnamese.
Đắc m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 得 (đắc) meaning "get, obtain, acquire".
Đe m Vietnamese
Means "royalty" in Vietnamese.
De m Chinese, Vietnamese
Derived from the Chinese character 德 (dé) meaning "virtue; morality; favor; mind". This is also the Chinese cognate and Vietnamese variant of Đức.... [more]
Diễm f & m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 艷 (diễm) meaning "beautiful, gorgeous" or 琰 (diễm) meaning "jewel, gem".
Điền m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 沺 (điền) meaning "wide and boundless water, turbulent water".
Điệp f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 蝶 (điệp) meaning "butterfly".
Đình m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 廷 (đình) meaning "court". It is more commonly used as a middle name.
Định m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 定 (định) meaning "appoint, assig, intend, plan".
Dĩnh m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 穎 (dĩnh) meaning "clever, skillful".
Dinh m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 營 (dinh) meaning "encampment, barracks".
Độ m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 度 (độ) meaning "size, extent, limit".
Đoàn m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 摶 (đoàn) meaning "knead, model, spiral, circle".
Đoan f & m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 端 (đoan) meaning "end, tip, beginning, start".
Doãn m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 允 (doãn) meaning "allow, consent" or 尹 (doãn) meaning "govern, oversee".
Doanh-doanh f Vietnamese
Meaning "Joint Venture" in Vietnaemese.
Đông m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 東 (đông) meaning "east".
Dong-chim f Vietnamese
Means "eastern bird" in Vietnamese.
Dung f & m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 容 (dung) meaning "appearance, form" or 庸 (dung) meaning "use, employ".
Được m Vietnamese
Means "gain, earn" in Vietnamese.
Duong m & f Vietnamese (Anglicized)
Variant of Dương used outside of Vietnam.
Duy m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 維 (duy) meaning "maintain, preserve, tie, fasten".
Duyên f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 緣 (duyên) meaning "grace, charm" or "fate".
Dzuy m Vietnamese
Variant of Duy.
Gia m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 嘉 (gia) meaning "excellent, good, auspicious" or 家 (gia) meaning "home, family".
Giahan f Vietnamese (Modern, Rare)
It means happy family.
Giáp m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 甲 (giáp) referring to the first Heavenly Stem, itself associated with wood.
Gioan Baotixita m Vietnamese
Vietnamese version of Juan Bautista, used by Vietnamese Catholics.
Ha f Vietnamese
Means "sunshine, warmth" in Vietnamese.
Hạ f Vietnamese
Means "summer" in Vietnamese.
Hang f Vietnamese
Means "moon" in Vietnamese.
Hạnh m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 行 (hạnh) meaning "business, line, row" or 幸 (hạnh) meaning "luck, favour".
Hanh m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 亨 (hanh) meaning "smoothly progressing".
Hạo m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 昊 (hạo) meaning "summer, sky, heaven", 浩 (hạo) meaning "great, numerous, vast" or 顥 (hạo) meaning "luminous, white".
Hậu m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 侯 (hậu) meaning "lord, nobleman" or 厚 (hậu) meaning "thick".
Hiền m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 賢 (hiền) meaning "virtuous, worthy, wise".
Hien f & m Vietnamese
Means "quiet", "gentle", "tranquil".
Hiệp m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 俠 (hiệp) meaning "chivalrous, knight, hero".
Hiếu m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 孝 (hiếu) meaning "filial piety".
Hiệu m Vietnamese
Means "sky" in Vietnamese.
Hieu f Vietnamese
Means "respectful" in Vietnamese.
Hiểu m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 曉 (hiểu) meaning "know, understand".
Hòa m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 和 (hòa) meaning "peaceful, harmonious".
Hoacam 花柑 f Vietnamese (Modern, Rare)
Combination of the names Hoa and Cam 1.
Hoài m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 懷 (hoài) meaning "think of, cherish, miss, long for".
Hoakim 花金 f Vietnamese (Modern, Rare)
Combiantion of the names Hoa and Kim 3.
Hoamai 花梅 f Vietnamese (Modern, Rare)
Combination of the names Hoa and Mai 1.
Hoàn m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 環 (hoàn) meaning "circle, ring" or 桓 (hoàn) meaning "Chinese soapberry".
Hoàng m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 潢 (hoàng) meaning "expanse of water, lake, pond", 凰 (hoàng) meaning "female phoenix" or 煌 (hoàng) meaning "bright, shining, luminous".
Hội m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 會 (hội) meaning "meeting, assembly".
Hợi f Vietnamese
Means "pig" in Vietnamese. This name is given in the year of the pig.
Hồng-an f Vietnamese
In Vietnamese, Hồng means pink or rose and An means peace. Rose peace, or pink peace.
Hong-hanh f Vietnamese
Means "pink apricot blossom" in Vietnamese.
Hợp m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 洽 (hợp) meaning "in accord, harmonious, agree" or 合 (hợp) meaning "suitable, constant".
Huân m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 勳 (huân) meaning "meritorious deed, rank".
Hue f & m Vietnamese (Anglicized)
Variant of Huệ used outside of Vietnam.
Hưng m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 興 (hưng) meaning "rise, thrive, prosper, flourish".
Hung f Vietnamese
Means "pink rose" in Vietnamese.
Huyên m & f Vietnamese
"Huyên" means "luck" or "happiness" in Vietnamese. A person named "Huyên" is a person blessed with good luck for his/her life. As an old saying goes, "Happiness brings good charm", this is a name of ancient origin and less seen nowadays, but still can be seen in literature works of the previous centuries.
Huyền f & m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 玄 (huyền) meaning "deep, profound, mysterious, black".
Huỳnh m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 黃 (huỳnh) meaning "yellow".
Huynh m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 兄 (huynh) meaning "elder brother".
Isave f Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of Isabel.
Khá m & f Vietnamese
Means "rather, fairly" in Vietnamese.
Khải m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 凱 (khải) meaning "triumph, victory".
Khang m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 康 (khang) meaning "peaceful, quiet, healthy".
Khanh m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 卿 (khanh) meaning "noble, officer".
Khắc m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 克 (khắc) meaning "overcome, win".
Khiêm m & f Vietnamese
From a non-Sino-Vietnamese reading of 謙 (khiêm) meaning "humble, modest".
Khô m Vietnamese
Translates directly to "Dry"
Khoa m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 科 (khoa) meaning "science".
Khôi m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 魁 (khôi) meaning "first, chief, leader" or 瑰 (khôi) meaning "precious stone, extraordinary".
Khuê f & m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 奎 (khuê) meaning "stride". This character also refers to Legs, one of the Twenty-Eight Mansions of the Chinese constellation system.
Khuyến m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 勸 (khuyến) meaning "advise, recommend".
Kiên m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 堅 (kiên) meaning "hard, firm".
Kiệt m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 傑 (kiệt) meaning "hero".
Kiều f & m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 嬌 (kiều) meaning "seductive, spoiled, loveable" or 喬 (kiều) meaning "tall, lofty".
Kimchi 金枝 f Vietnamese (Modern, Rare)
Combination of the names Kim 3 and Chi 1.
Kim-cúc f Vietnamese
Combination of Kim 3 and Cúc, meaning "golden chrysanthemum".
Kimlinh 金靈 f Vietnamese (Modern, Rare)
Combination of the names Kim 3 and Linh.
Kim-ly f Vietnamese
Combination of Kim 3 and , meaning "golden lion".
Kimvân 金雲 f & m Vietnamese (Modern, Rare)
Combination of the names Kim 3 and Vân.
Kính m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 敬 (kính) meaning "respect, honour".
Kỳ m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 祺 (kì) meaning "good luck, good fortune, auspicious".
Lá f & m Vietnamese
Means "leaf" in Vietnamese.
Lâm m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 林 (lâm) meaning "forest, woods".
Lam m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 藍 (lam) meaning "blue, indigo".
Lân m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 璘 (lân) meaning "lustre of jade" or 麟 (lân) referring to the qilin (a mythical creature in Chinese mythology).
Lanan 蘭安 f & m Vietnamese, Chinese
Combination of the names Lan and An 1.
Lananh f Vietnamese
It means orchid.
Lãng m Vietnamese
(male) adventurous, handsome
Lang f Vietnamese
Means "sweet potato" in Vietnamese.
Lanh m & f Vietnamese (Anglicized)
Variant of Lành used outside of Vietnam.
Lập m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 立 (lập) meaning "set up, establish".
Lực m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 力 (lực) meaning "force, power, strength".
f Vietnamese
Means "black" in Vietnamese.
Lệ f & m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 麗 (lệ) meaning "beautiful, lovely".
Lễ m & f Vietnamese
Means "propriety" in Vietnamese.
f Vietnamese
Variant of .
Lieng m Vietnamese, Chinese
In Vietnamese, the name is likely related to the Ma Lieng (Chut) ethnic group local to the Minh Hoa and Tuyen Hoa districts of Quang Binh Province. In China, Lièng-gŏng is another name for Lianjiang, a suburban county of Fuzhou on the eastern coast of Fujian province, People's Republic of China.
Liễu f & m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 柳 (liễu) meaning "willow".
Liyên 理安, 丽安, 黎安 f & m Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of Liyan, as well as a combination of Li 1 and Yên.
Lộc m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 祿 (lộc) meaning "blessing, prosperity, bud".
Lợi m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 利 (lợi) meaning "profit, benefit, advantage".
Loi m & f Vietnamese, Chinese
Means "useful" in Chinese and Vietnamese.
Lu f Vietnamese
Diminutive of Mi-lu.
Lụa f Vietnamese
Means "silk" in Vietnamese.
Luân m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 倫 (luân) meaning "ethics, reason, logic".
Luận m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 論 (luận) meaning "essay".
Lục m & f Vietnamese
Means "green" in Vietnamese.
Lương m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 良 (lương) meaning "good, virtuous, respectable".
Lượng m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 亮 (lượng) meaning "bright, brilliant, radiant".
f & m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 李 (lí) meaning "plum, plum tree" or 理 (lí) meaning "common sense, reasoning".
Maian f & m Vietnamese (Modern, Rare)
Combination of the names Mai 1 and An 1
Maicam 梅柑 f Vietnamese (Modern, Rare)
Combination of Mai 1 and Cam 1.
Maikim 梅金 f Vietnamese (Modern, Rare)
Combination of the names Mai 1 and Kim 3.
Mailan 梅蘭 f Vietnamese (Modern, Rare)
Combination of the names Mai 1 and Lan.
Maitu 梅秀 f & m Vietnamese (Modern, Rare)
Combination of the names Mai 1 and .
Maivân 梅雲 f & m Vietnamese (Modern, Rare)
Combination of the names Mai 1 and Vân.
Maivy f Vietnamese
It means yellow flowers.
Maiyen 梅安 f Vietnamese (Modern, Rare)
Combination of Mai 1 and Yên.
Mận f Vietnamese
Means "plum" in Vietnamese.
Mạnh m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 孟 (mạnh) meaning "strong, powerful".
Mậu m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 茂 (mậu) meaning "lush, thick, talented".
Mây f & m Vietnamese
Means "cloud" in Vietnamese.
May f Vietnamese (Rare)
Means "lucky" in Vietnamese
Minhthu f Vietnamese (Rare)
It means happy or spontanious.
Mít f Vietnamese
Means "jackfruit" in Vietnamese.
Mẫn m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 敏 (mẫn) meaning "quick, clever".
f Vietnamese
Means "apricot-tree" or "to dream" in Vietnamese.
Mùi f Vietnamese
Means "goat" in Vietnamese.
My f & m Vietnamese
This name is a Vietnamese name said to be related to Quyet, Mai 1 and the Sanskrit May.... [more]
Mychau f Vietnamese
Means "great" in Vietnamese.
Mỹ Linh f Vietnamese
Combination of Mỹ and Linh.
Na f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 那 (na) meaning "beautiful".
Năm m & f Vietnamese
Means "five" in Vietnamese.
Nga f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 娥 (nga) meaning "beautiful, good".
Ngà f Vietnamese
Means "ivory" in Vietnamese.
Ngân f & m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 銀 (ngân) meaning "silver".
Ngâu f Vietnamese
Means "aglaia" or "seventh lunar month" in Vietnamese.
Nghi f Vietnamese (Modern)
From Sino-Vietnamese(儀) meaning “ appearance” or (宜) meaning “ suitable”
Nghĩa m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 義 (nghĩa) meaning "justice, righteousness".
Ngiêm m Vietnamese
Means "serious" in Vietnamese.
Ngọ m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 午 (ngọ) referring to the seventh Earthly Branch (11 AM to 1 PM), which is itself associated with the horse of the Chinese zodiac.
Ngoan m & f Vietnamese
Means "good, well-behaved, submissive" in Vietnamese, from a non-Sino-Vietnamese reading of Chinese 愿 (yuàn).
Ngoc f & m Vietnamese
Variant of Ngọc used outside of Vietnam.
Nguyen m Vietnamese (Expatriate)
Variant of Nguyên used outside of Vietnam among people of Vietnamese descent.
Nguyêt f & m Vietnamese
Variant of Nguyệt.
Nguyet f & m Vietnamese (Anglicized, Expatriate)
Variant of Nguyệt used outside of Vietnam.
Nhạc m & f Vietnamese
Means "music" in Vietnamese.
Nhân m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 仁 (nhân) meaning "benevolence, mercy".
Nháng f & m Vietnamese
Means "glossy, shiny" in Vietnamese.
Nhật m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 日 (nhật) meaning "sun, day".
Nhất m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 一 (nhất) meaning "one, first".
Nhi f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 兒 (nhi) meaning "child".
Nhị m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 二 (nhị) meaning "two".
Nhiên m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 然 (nhiên) meaning "certainly, correct".
Nhẫn f & m Vietnamese
Means "patient" in Vietnamese.
Nhơn m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 仁 (nhơn) meaning "compassionate".
Như f & m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 如 (như) meaning "like, as" or 茹 (như) meaning "roots, vegetables".
Nhuận m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 潤 (nhuận) meaning "soft, sleek, wet, moist".
Ninh m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 寧 (ninh) meaning "peaceful, calm, serene".
Nữ f Vietnamese
Means "girl" in Vietnamese.... [more]
Oánh m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 瑩 (oánh) meaning "lustrous, bright, transparent".
Oanh f & m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 鶯 (oanh) meaning "oriole".
Ôì f Vietnamese
Means "guava" in Vietnamese.
Pháp m Vietnamese
Means "France" in Vietnamese.
Phát m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 發 (phát) meaning "distribute, issue, deliver".
Phi m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 飛 (phi) meaning "to fly".
Phiên m Vietnamese
"Phiên" is a derivation of "Phiến", which means "land" or "world". A man named "Phiên" means that his parents hoped him to grow up and be a leader, or at least a wealthy man. However, "Phiên" is also a suggestion to his origin, since "Phiên" also means "a far away and uncultured land" in Vietnamese.
Phong m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 風 (phong) meaning "wind, style".
Phú m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 富 (phú) meaning "abundant, rich, wealthy".
Phước m & f Vietnamese
Variant of Phúc chiefly used in southern Vietnam.
Phuc m & f Vietnamese (Anglicized)
Variant of Phúc used outside of Vietnam.
Phun f Vietnamese
Means "indomitable" in Vietnamese.
Phụng m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 鳳 (phụng) meaning "(male) phoenix".
Phuong f Vietnamese (Anglicized, Expatriate)
Variant of Phương or Phượng used outside of Vietnam.
Quần m & f Vietnamese
Derived from the Sino-Vietnamese 裙 (quần) meaning "skirt; apron; dress; petticoat".... [more]
Quảng m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 廣 (quảng) meaning "broad, wide, extensive".
Quán Thế Âm f Vietnamese
Vietnamese form of Guanyin.
Quát m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 括 (quát) meaning "embrace, enclose, encompass".
Quế m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 桂 (quế) meaning "cinnamon".
Queanh f Vietnamese
"royalty", "one and only", "rare", "precious"
Qui f Vietnamese
Means "turtle" in Vietnamese.
Quí f & m Vietnamese
Variant of Quý.
Quì m & f Vietnamese
Means "sun flower" or "kneel" in Vietnamese.
Quốc m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 國 (quốc) meaning "nation, country".
Quy f & m Vietnamese
Quy means turtle in Vietnamese... [more]
Quyết m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 決 (quyết) meaning "decide, determine".
Quynh f & m Vietnamese (Anglicized, Expatriate)
Variant of Quỳnh used outside of Vietnam.
Ryanhoang m Vietnamese
Comes from the valleys of snobby shores off the coast of china where skull troopers roam. The name means "Retard"
Sâm m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 森 (sâm) meaning "forest".
San m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 山 (san) meaning "mountain".
Sáng m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 灲 (sáng) meaning "morning, bright".
Sang m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 創 (sang) meaning "start, do, create, establish".
Sáu m & f Vietnamese
Means "six" in Vietnamese.
Sen f Vietnamese
Means "lotus flower" in Vietnamese.
m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 士 (sĩ) meaning "scholar, expert".
Sinh m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 生 (sinh) meaning "living, alive".
Sửu m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 丑 (sửu) referring to the second Earthly Branch (1 AM to 3 AM), which is itself associated with the ox of the Chinese zodiac.
Sương f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 霜 (sương) meaning "frost, dew".
Sỹ m Vietnamese
Variant of .
Tỵ m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 巳 (tị) meaning "snake of the Chinese zodiac", also referring to the sixth Earthly Branch (9 AM to 11 AM).
Tài m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 才 (tài) meaning "talent, ability".
Tâm m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 心 (tâm) meaning "heart".
Tam m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 三 (tam) meaning "three".
Tân m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 新 (tân) meaning "new".
Tấn m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 晉 (tấn) meaning "advance, increase, promote".
Tan m Vietnamese
Variant transcription of 新 (see Tân).
Tất m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 必 (tất) meaning "surely, certainly".
Thạch m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 石 (thạch) meaning "stone".
Thái m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 太 (thái) meaning "very, extreme", 泰 (thái) meaning "big, large, great" or 彩 (thái) meaning "colour".
Thân m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 申 (thân) referring to the ninth Earthly Branch (3 PM to 5 PM), which is itself associated with the monkey of the Chinese zodiac.
Thăng m Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 升 (thăng) meaning "rise, soar".
Thành m & f Vietnamese
From Sino-Vietnamese 成 (thành) meaning "completed, finished, succeeded", 城 (thành) meaning "castle, city" or 誠 (thành) meaning "sincere, honest, true".
Thanh-ha f Vietnamese
Means "teal river" in Vietnamese.