Posted by Lisa c on May 16, 2001 at 11:48:44:
In Reply to: Please help me identify these names... posted by Lost on May 14, 2001 at 02:58:01:
It's very hard to determine origin of name based on the English transliteration. I've put what the origin based on what I've seen from friends etc. Not guaranteed to be accurate.
: Cho Korean
: Lee English, Chinese, Korean, Vietnamese
: Damasuren Thai, Indonesian or similar language
: Ovipaarator "
: Barashan "
: Dee Chinese
: Cheng Chinese
: Liu Chinese
: Fang Chinese
: Kang Looks like Chinese/Vietnamese but am unfamiliar w/this as a surname
: Qing Chinese
: Lao Looks like Chinese, but am unfamiliar w/this
: Fung Chinese
Note: In Thailand and Indonesia, Chinese are not allowed to keep their surnames. They have to change to a Thai or Indonesian one.
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