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 Zhen
12 Zhi
13 Fang
14 Lei
15 Liling
16 Mei
17 Shu
18 Ah
19 Bao
20 Chao
21 Fen
22 Hai
23 Ling
24 Ru
25 Ting
26 Xiao-ping
27 Xing
28 Xun
29 Ya
30 Zheng
31 Biming
32 Chin
33 Fa
34 Fan
35 Gang
36 Guo
37 Heng
38 Hung
39 Jia
40 Jin
41 Ju-long
42 Jun
43 Liang
44 Liu
45 Qiang
46 Si
47 Song
48 Wang
49 Wei
50 Xiang
51 Xing-fu
52 Xiu
53 Ying
54 Yong
55 Yu
56 Zhao
57 Zhu
58 Zhuang
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Rank Name
11 Zhen
12 Zhi
13 Fang
14 Lei
15 Liling
16 Mei
17 Shu
18 Ah
19 Bao
20 Chao

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.