Vietnamese Submitted Surnames
Submitted names are contributed by users of this website. The accuracy of these name definitions cannot be guaranteed.
Means "white" from the Sino-Vietnamese character 白
. It is a cognate of Bai
Means "tall" or "lofty, elevated", from the Sino-Vietnamese character 高
CONG TANG TON NUVietnamese
Often written with the middle two words uncapitalized when with a full name; example: Con tang ton Nu Hue Hue. The first name is Hue Hue, and the surname is Cong tang ton Nu. It is a female royal Vietnamese surname created by the NGUYEN
Means "stop, restrict", from the Sino-Vietnamese character 杜
. A famous bearer is Đỗ Cảnh Thạc, a warlord during the 12 Lords Rebellion.
Vietnamese form of Tao
. This is also the Vietnamese word for peach.
From the Sino-Vietnamese character 段
, meaning "party, group, corps"
From the Sino-Vietnamese character and ultimately the Chinese character 河
meaning "river". It was probably given to someone who lived near a river.
Derived from the Han character 夏
Means "piece, section, chunck" from the character 曲
. The famous bearers the Khúc family were a group of leaders who challenged Tang rule over Vietnam.
The Vietnamese varient of Liang
, ultimately derived from the character 梁
meaning "salary, pay, wage". It may have designated a paymaster, or someone working under a wage or salary.
The Vietnamese varient of Liu
, ultimately derived from the character 劉
and possibly meaning "conquerer".
Vietnamese form of Guo
, from Sino-Vietnamese 郭 (quách)
meaning "outer part (of a city)".
From Sino-Vietnamese 兆 (triệu)
meaning "million". This was the name of a dynasty that ruled parts of China and Vietnam in 207 BC.
Means "military" or "warlike", from the Sino-Vietnamese character 武