Chinese Baby Names

Top Chinese Baby Names 2016

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

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.