Type Surname (from location)
Usage Chinese
Scripts (Chinese)
Pronounced Pron. UY  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

From Chinese () meaning "concerned, anxious" and also referring to the ancient state of Yu, which was situated in what is now Shanxi province.

Related Names

Same SpellingYu 1, Yu 2, Yu 3
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Entry updated November 16, 2019