Surnames of Length 2
This is a list of surnames in which the length is 2.
From Chinese 胡 (hú)
meaning "beard, whiskers, recklessly, wildly, barbarian".
Alternate transcription of Korean Hangul 조
LI (1) Chinese
From Chinese 李 (lǐ)
meaning "plum, plum tree". This was the surname of Chinese emperors of the Tang dynasty.
From Chinese 吕 (lǚ)
meaning "musical note" and also referring to the former state of Lu, which was situated in what is now Henan province.
From Chinese 吴 (wú)
which refers to the ancient state of Wu, which was located in present-day Jiangsu province.
From Chinese 徐 (xú)
meaning "slowly, calmly".
YU (1) Chinese
From Chinese 于 (yú)
meaning "in, on, at". According to legend, King Wu of Zhou bestowed the realm of Yu to his second son, who subsequently adopted this as his surname.
YU (4) Chinese
From Chinese 虞 (yú)
meaning "concerned, anxious" and also referring to the ancient state of Yu, which was situated in what is now Shanxi province.