Posted by Neil Watson on September 05, 1998 at 19:56:06:
In Reply to: i wonder how much the surname Chi is in China. posted by asia on May 16, 1998 at 09:36:09:
: to my regret, i couldn't find the surname "Chi" (it means "pond" including water in the
: chinese charater) i wonder how much the surname Chi is in China. is the Chi family so
: few in China? Well i'm not chinese. but i use it as my surname.
It is a small world. I was searching for info on 'chi' when I saw this query. 'Chi' is an unusual surname and my interlocator is a 'Chi Wen" from Ningbo in Zhejiang Province. Chi Wen, who also uses the english name Margaret (after MThatcher,works for an engineering company in hangzhou, with whom I do business.
Not much more to add,
All the best,
NRW aka Hua Renjie
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