The most common are Le, Pham, Tran, Ngo, Vu, Do, Dao, Duong, Dang, Dinh, Hoang and Nguyen – the Vietnamese equivalent of Smith. About 50 percent of Vietnamese have the family name Nguyen.
What is Vietnam first name?
Names of Vietnam
|1887–1954||Đông Dương (Bắc Kỳ, Trung Kỳ, Nam Kỳ)|
|from 1945||Việt Nam|
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What are good Vietnamese names?
Vietnamese naming tradition follows the ‘family name first’ rule, common throughout the Sinosphere.
- BianWoman with secrets.
- CamOrange fruit.
- ChauLike a pearl.
- ChiMan with purpose.
Is Ngoc a first name?
Ngoc as a girl’s name is Vietnamese in origin. Ngoc means “jade”.
Is an a Vietnamese name?
Peak Popularity: An is a top 10 name in Vietnam but it is a rare name in the U.S. and has never been in the top 1,000.
Is Tran a Vietnamese or Chinese name?
Tran Surname User-submission:
The Vietnamese,Trần, is equivlant to the Chinese, 陳 or 陈 (Chén) and the Korean 진 (Jin). It means: exhibit, display, old, ancient.
Do Vietnamese have middle names?
Most Vietnamese have one middle name, but it is quite possible to have two or more of them or to have no middle name at all.
How do u pronounce Nguyen?
Southern Vietnamese tend to clip some of their sounds, so Nguyen would be pronounced something like “Win” or “Wen.” Northern Vietnamese would keep it, giving a pronunciation more like “N’Win” or “Nuh’Win,” all done as best you can in one syllable.
Is VY a Vietnamese name?
A submission from Canada says the name Vy means “Little/Small/Tiny” and is of Vietnamese origin. 2 people from the United States agree the name Vy is of Vietnamese origin and means “Rose”. A submission from Vietnam says the name Vy means “Work”.