Type Surname (from location)
Usage Chinese
Scripts (Chinese)
Pronounced Pron. LYAHNG
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Meaning & History

From Chinese (liáng) referring to the ancient state of Liang, which existed from the 8th to 7th centuries BC in what is now Shaanxi province.

Related Names

VariantLeung

Entry added April 25, 2021