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Meaning of Chinese names - L

 

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  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Lao, Lau, Lew, Liew, Lioe, Liou, Low, Luu, Yu, Ryu). This word is specifically used as a surname. This is the fourth most common surname, with more than 60 millions in China. A prominent personality in history: LIU Shaoqi [], President of the People’s Republic of China (1959 - 1965).

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Lau, Lew, Liew, Low, Luu). It means "retain", "preserve", "remain". [liu lian] means "reluctant to depart".

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Loong). This is also a Chinese surname. It means "dragon, "Imperial".

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Loong).  It means "thriving", "prosperous", "grand"; more commonly used for males.

    Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Loo). This word is specifically used as a surname.

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Loke, Luc). It means "land mass", "shore". [lu ji] means "land based.

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Loo). It means "dew", "expose". [lu shui] refers to "dew".

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Loo). It refers to a "pretty jade"; more commonly used for females.

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (La, Loo, Luey, Lui). This word is specifically used as a surname. This is the 43rd most common Chinese surname. A prominent personality in history: LU Bu , military general and minor warlord during the ‘three kingdoms’ period.  

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Lut). means "law"; refers to "discipline".

,    Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Loon). It means "human relationship". [lun li] refers to "ethics, moral principles".

  Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Law, Lo, Loh). It mean "trap", "net", "gather". [luo han] refers to the "Buddhist Arhat"; [luo ma] refers to "Rome".

, Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Loc, Lo, Loh). This is a Chinese surname.

Depending on dialect, the word could be spelled as (Lo, Lok). It refers to the name of a river in China. A prominent personality in history: WANG Luobin [] (1913 - 1996), renowned Chinese songwriter, composes songs in Mandrin, based on inspirations from music of various ethnic minorities.

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