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An American in China

Naming in China- More

Posted by w_thames_the_d on August 10, 2010


In China, they will use their last name first, and then their first name. So in Chinese, they will say their name is Xiong Dan, or Deng Xiao Ping, in the former case Xiong is the family name and in the latter case, it is Deng.

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