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Chinese names. Chinese male and female names

Aiguo - Chinese name meaning "love country; patriotic."
Bingwen - Chinese name meaning "bright and cultivated."
Biyu - Chinese name meaning "jasper," the semi-precious stone.
Bo - Chinese unisex name meaning "sea" or "waves."
Chang - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "flourishing," 2) "long" or 3) "smooth."
Changpu - Chinese name meaning "flourishing simplicity."
Chao - Chinese name meaning "surpassing."
Chen - Chinese unisex name meaning "morning."
Cheng - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "accomplished" or 2) "sincere."
Da - Chinese name meaning "attainment." This is also a martial arts term meaning "big" or "hit, strike."
Daiyu - Chinese name meaning "black jade."
Delun - Chinese name meaning "virtuous order."
Deming -   Alternate spelling of the English surname Deeming, meaning "act of judging."
Dingxiang - Chinese name meaning "stability and fortune."
Dong - Chinese name meaning 1) "beam," 2) "east," or 3) "winter."
Duyi - Chinese name meaning "extraordinary one."
Ehuang - Chinese myth name of the twin sister of Nüying, meaning "beauty August." Both sisters were river goddesses and consorts of the mystical ruler Shun.
Enlai - Chinese name meaning "favor coming."
Fa - Chinese name meaning "setting off."
Fang - Chinese unisex name meaning "fragrance" for girls and "honest and upright" for boys.
Fenfang - Chinese name meaning "fragrant."
Feng - Chinese name meaning "galloping horse" or "wind."
Fengge - Chinese name meaning "phoenix pavilion."
Fu - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "husband, man, master," 2) "lotus" or 3) "wealthy."
Gang - Chinese name meaning "strong."
Geming - Chinese name meaning "revolution."
Gen - Chinese name meaning "root."
Guang - Chinese name meaning "expanse, vast."
Guangli - Chinese name meaning "making propriety expansive."
Gui - Chinese name meaning "honored" or "noble."
Guiren - Chinese unisex name meaning "valuing benevolence."
Guoliang - Chinese name meaning "high country."
Guowei - Chinese name meaning "state country."
Guozhi - Chinese name meaning "great country."
He - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "lotus," or 2) "river." 
Heng - Chinese unisex name meaning "eternal, permanent."
Hòng - Vietnamese name meaning "rose."
Honghui - Chinese name meaning "great splendor."
Huan - Chinese unisex name meaning "happiness."
Huang - Chinese name meaning "bright."
Huian - Chinese name meaning "wise peace."
Huizhong - Chinese name meaning "wise and loyal."
Jia - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "good" or 2) "family, home." 
Jian - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "build" or 2) "hardy, strong."
Jiang - Chinese unisex name meaning "river."
Jianguo - Chinese name meaning "build the country."
Jianjun - Chinese name meaning "build the army."
Jianyu - Chinese name meaning "build the universe."
Jiao - Chinese name, possibly meaning "teacher."
Jiaying - Chinese name meaning "family clever."
Jie - Chinese name meaning "cleanliness."
Jing - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "capital (city)," 2) "clear, crystal," 3) "custom, regulations," and 3) "essence, perfection." 
Jingguo - Chinese name meaning "administering the country."
Jinghua - Chinese name meaning "situation magnificent."
Jinhai - Chinese name meaning "golden sea."
Jinjing - Chinese name meaning "essence of gold."
Ju - Chinese name meaning "chrysanthemum."
Juan - Spanish form of Latin Johan, meaning "God is gracious."
Junjie - Chinese name meaning "handsome and outstanding."
Kang - Chinese name meaning "well-being."
Lan - Chinese name meaning "orchid," or "elegant, graceful."
Lanfen - Chinese name meaning "orchid fragrance."
Lanying - Chinese name meaning "orchid heroine."
Lei - Chinese name meaning "thunder."
Liang - Chinese unisex name meaning "bridge" or "elevation."
Lifen - Chinese name meaning "beautiful fragrance."
Lihua - Chinese name meaning either "beautiful flower" or "pear flower."
Lijuan - Chinese name meaning "beautiful and graceful."
Liling - Chinese name meaning "plum-tinkling of jade pendants."
Ling - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "deity, soul; alert, quick-witted," 2) "jingling bells," and 3) "tinkling of jade pendants."
Liqin - Chinese name meaning "beautiful zither."
Liqiu - Chinese name meaning "beautiful autumn."
Liu - Chinese unisex name meaning "flowing."
Liwei - Chinese name meaning "profit and greatness."
Longwei - Chinese name meaning "dragon greatness." This was the name of the first Chinese-built ironclad battleship later renamed Pingyuan.
Luli - Variant spelling of Chinese Liuli, meaning "flowing power," the Chinese name for gypsies. 
Meifeng - Chinese name meaning "beautiful wind."
Meihui - Chinese name meaning "beautiful wisdom."
Meilin - Chinese name meaning 1) "beautiful jade" or 2) "plum jade."
Meirong - Chinese name meaning "beauty flourishing."
Meixiang - Chinese name meaning "plum fragrance."
Meixiu - Chinese name meaning "beautiful elegant."
Mengyao - Chinese name meaning "may the child be as good and wise as Mencius (Meng-Ke) and Yao."
Mingli - Chinese name meaning "bright/clear logic."
Mingxia - Chinese name meaning "bright heroine.
Mingyu - Chinese name meaning "bright jade."
Mingzhu - Chinese name meaning "bright/clear pearl."
Nianzu - Chinese name meaning "thinking of ancestors."
Ning - Chinese unisex name meaning "tranquil."
Peizhi - Chinese name meaning "admiring iris."
Peng - Chinese name meaning 1) "drum beats" and 2) "roc (the bird of legend)."
Pengfei - Chinese name meaning "flight of the roc."
Ping - Chinese name meaning "stable."
Qi - Chinese unisex name meaning "breath, energy, vitality." 
Qiang - Chinese unisex name meaning "spear." 
Qiao - Chinese name meaning "skilful."
Qing - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "celebration," or 2) "clear, pure." 
Qingling - Chinese name meaning "celebration forest."
Qingshan - Chinese name meaning "clear mountain."
Qingsheng - Chinese name meaning "pure birth."
Qingzhao - Chinese name meaning "celebration pure."
Qiqiang - Chinese name meaning "strong spear."
Qiu - Chinese unisex name meaning "autumn."
Qiuyue - Chinese name meaning "autumn moon."
Renshu - Chinese name meaning "benevolent forbearance."
Rong - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "flourishing" or 2) "harmonious."
Ru - Chinese name meaning "scholar" or "follower of Confucius."
Ruolan - Chinese name meaning "like an orchid."
Shan - Chinese unisex name meaning "mountain." Compare with strictly feminine Shan.
Shanyuan - Chinese name meaning "mountain source."
Shaoqing - Chinese name meaning "young blue."
Shen - Chinese name meaning 1) "cautious" or "deep," 2) "giant clam," or 3) "god, spirit."
Shi - Chinese name meaning 1) "poet" or 2) "lion." 
Shihong - Chinese name meaning "the world is red."
Shirong - Chinese name meaning "scholarly honor."
Shoushan - Armenian feminine form of Hebrew unisex Shoshan, meaning "lily."
Shu - Chinese unisex name meaning "good, pure, virtuous." 
Shuang - Chinese name meaning "frank; open-hearted."
Shun - Chinese unisex name meaning "smooth." In mythology, this is the name of a mystical ruler.
Shunyuan - Chinese name meaning "obey the Yuan (Mongol rulers)" or "follow/obey the source."
Song - Chinese name meaning "pine tree."
Tao - Chinese name meaning "great waves." Also spelled Dao.
Tengfei - Chinese name meaning "soaring high."
Ting - Chinese name meaning "graceful."
Wei - Chinese name meaning 1) "great, mighty," 2) "high, lofty," 3) "hold fast, secure, preserve," 4) "powerful, strong," or 5) "river."
Weimin - Chinese name meaning "of the mighty people."
Weisheng - Chinese name meaning "great-success."
Weiyuan - Chinese name meaning "flow/river-source."
Weizhe - Chinese name meaning "secure/preserve-wisdom."
Wen - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "warm," or 2)"refined."
Wencheng - Chinese name meaning "refined-complete."
Wenling - Chinese name meaning "warm mountain."
Wenqian - Chinese name meaning "refined and modest."
Xia - Chinese name meaning "summer."
Xiang - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "auspicious, lucky" or 2) "to circle in the air (like a bird)."
Xianliang - Chinese name meaning "esteemed and bright."
Xiaodan - Chinese unisex name meaning "little-helper."
Xiaofan - Chinese unisex name meaning "little obedient one."
Xifeng - Chinese name meaning "glorious/flourishing phoenix."
Xin - Chinese name meaning "new."
Xing - Chinese name meaning "star."
Xingjuan - Chinese name meaning "fortunate beauty."
Xiu - Chinese unisex name meaning "beautiful, elegant."
Xiulan - Chinese name meaning "beautiful/elegant orchid."
Xiurong - Chinese name meaning "adorned/decorated appearance" or "slender figure."
Xiuying - Chinese name meaning "beautiful/elegant flower" or "surpassing beauty."
Xue - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "education, knowledge, learning," 2) man-made ice, and 3) "snow."
Xueqin - Chinese name meaning "snow celery."
Ya - Chinese name meaning "graceful, sophisticated."
Yang - Chinese name meaning "bright; male, masculine; north of a stream; positive (electricity); south of a hill; sunlight."
Yanmei - Chinese name meaning "voluptuous plum."
Yanyu - Chinese name meaning "misty rain."
Yaoting - Chinese name meaning "dazzle-court/hall."
Yaozu - Chinese name meaning "dazzle-ancestor/originator."
Ye - Chinese name meaning 1) "era, epoch; leaf petal; something tiny and light," and 2) evil, wicked; misfortune; strange."
Yi - Chinese name meaning 1) "firm, resolute," and 2) "second."
Ying - Chinese unisex name meaning "petal, flower; outstanding, surpassing; admirable, heroic."
Yingjie - Chinese name meaning "outstanding hero."
Yong - Korean unisex name meaning"courage."
Yongnian - Chinese name meaning "eternal age/lifespan," i.e. "immortal."
Yongrui - Chinese name meaning "forever good omen."
Yongzheng - Chinese name meaning "harmony/union-correct."
You - Chinese name meaning "friend."
Yu - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "appearance, countenance," 2) "fish," 3) "feather, wing," 4) "jade," and 5) "nimble, quick."
Yuan - Chinese name meaning "graceful appearance of a flowing robe."
Yuanjun - Chinese name meaning "master of the Yuan river."
Yue - Chinese unisex name meaning "moon."
Yun - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "bamboo skin," and 2) "clouds."
Yunru - Chinese name meaning "like bamboo skin."
Yusheng - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "fish-life" or 2) "winged life."
Zedong - Chinese name, perhaps meaning "moisten-purple mushroom." The purple mushroom is said to symbolize nobility. 
Zemin - Chinese name meaning "radiant and exuberant."
Zhaohui - Chinese name meaning "illustrious wisdom."
Zhen - Chinese unisex name meaning 1) "chaste, pure," 2) "discern, examine, make clear," 3) "prize, treasure, valuable, and 4) "real true." 
Zhengsheng - Chinese name meaning "harmonious voice."
Zhengzhong - Chinese name meaning "very solemn."
Zhenzhen - Chinese name meaning "precious treasure."
Zhilan - Chinese name meaning "orchid plant."
Zhiqiang - Chinese name meaning "the will is forceful/strong."
Zhong - Chinese name meaning 1) "accumulate, concentrate," 2) "agreeable, likeable," 3) "between, middle; second," and 4) cherished."
Zhu - Chinese name meaning "pearl."
Zian - Chinese name meaning "tranquil child."
Zihao - Chinese name meaning "son heroic."
Zixin - Chinese name meaning "original child."

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