Chinese Baby Names

Top Chinese Baby Names 2016

Rank Name
1 Ai
2 Bo
3 Lian
4 Tai
5 Zhi
6 An
7 Jian
8 Xiu
9 Zhen
10 Bai
11 Lan
12 Mei
13 Ru
14 Shu
15 Xue
16 Ya
17 Zan
18 Ah
19 Fang
20 Lei
21 Liling
22 Wei
23 Xiao-ping
24 Bao
25 Chao
26 Fen
27 Hai
28 Ling
29 Shi
30 Shui
31 Si
32 Ting
33 Xing
34 Xun
35 Yu
36 Zheng
37 Zhu
38 Biming
39 Cheng
40 Chin
41 Fa
42 Fai
43 Fan
44 Gang
45 Guo
46 Han
47 He
48 Heng
49 Hung
50 Jia
51 Jin
52 Ju-long
53 Jun
54 Keung
55 Li
56 Liang
57 Liu
58 Min
59 Mu
60 Qiang
61 Qiu
62 Song
63 Wang
64 Wen
65 Xiang
66 Xing-fu
67 Ying
68 Yong
69 Zhao
70 Zhuang
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Rank Name
11 Lan
12 Mei
13 Ru
14 Shu
15 Xue
16 Ya
17 Zan
18 Ah
19 Fang
20 Lei

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

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