Chinese Baby Names

Top Chinese Baby Names 2016

Rank Name
1 Ai
2 Bo
3 An
4 Jian
5 Lian
6 Bai
7 Lan
8 Tai
9 Xue
10 Zan
11 Fang
12 Lei
13 Liling
14 Mei
15 Shu
16 Zhen
17 Ah
18 Bao
19 Chao
20 Fen
21 Hai
22 Ling
23 Ru
24 Xiao-ping
25 Xing
26 Zhi
27 Biming
28 Chin
29 Fa
30 Fan
31 Gang
32 Guo
33 Heng
34 Hung
35 Jia
36 Jin
37 Ju-long
38 Jun
39 Liang
40 Liu
41 Qiang
42 Si
43 Song
44 Ting
45 Wang
46 Wei
47 Xiang
48 Xing-fu
49 Xiu
50 Xun
51 Ya
52 Yu
53 Zhao
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Rank Name
11 Fang
12 Lei
13 Liling
14 Mei
15 Shu
16 Zhen
17 Ah
18 Bao
19 Chao
20 Fen

5000 years of Chinese heritage brings names that symbolize ancient treasures, virtue, and serenity. There is immense diversity due to Mandarin and Cantonese dialects, different dynasties, and religious influence like Buddhism, Taoism and Confucianism.

Chinese Background

China has over 5000 years of history. The East originating with small tribes in Prehistoric times, great civilizations have emerged to form the rich culture we see today. Chinese society progressed through 5 stages: Primitive, Slave, Feudal, Semi-Feudal, and Socialist. Thousands of years of Dynasty's and religion such as Taoism, Buddhism, and Confucianism, has left us with many family traditions and naming customs. Names that Fathers and mothers will choose have a wide variety of meanings including Jade, Orchids, and a peaceful way of life.

The BellyBallot Story

We built BellyBallot to make naming your baby more fun. In under 2 minutes, parents can involve friends and family via Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ to vote on their favorite names. Parents can now include loved ones from all over the globe on the joyous occasion of celebrating a new child's life.