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Type Surname
Usage Lao
Scripts ພົມວິຫານ(Lao)
Pronounced Pron. pom-wee-HAN  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

From Lao ພົມ (phom) referring to the Hindu god Brahma and ວິຫານ (vihane) meaning "temple, sanctuary". A notable bearer was Kaysone Phomvihane (1920-1992), the second president of Laos.
Added 2/24/2023 by anonymous