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Name Qin
Type Surname (from location)
Usage Chinese
Scripts (Chinese)
Pronounced Pron. CHEEN
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Meaning & History

From Chinese 秦 (qín) referring to the ancient state of Qin, which existed from 221 BC to 206 BC in what is now the Gansu and Shaanxi provinces.
Added 8/28/2017 by HL