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Type Surname (from nickname)
Pronounced Pron. NGWEE-UN (Vietnamese), NGWEE-UNG (Vietnamese), WIN (English)

Meaning & History

Vietnamese form of RUAN, from Sino-Vietnamese (nguyễn). This is the most common Vietnamese surname, accounting for over a third of the population.