Posted by Al Chinn on October 01, 2002 at 13:23:25:
In Reply to: Re: Ing Lian The , means....?? posted by Gillian on September 16, 2002 at 16:26:54:
I believe your second name Ing in Hokkien means "flower"; it is the same character for English. So your complete name may be "lotus flower".
: Hey thanx alot :-) now i only have to search for the last part of my name :)
: : In Mandarin, your surname is Zheng. For a female, Lian is normally "lotus" but I can't place Ing. Hope this helps.
: : : Hi i"m Gillian The,
: : : I'm born in the Netherlands, my parents come from Indonesia, we are chinese/ indonesian
: : : I was given the chinese name Ing Lian by my grandfather, but my family don't know the meaning of Ing Lian anymore, nor how to write it in characters. Can somebody help me?
: : : my family's origin lies in the province of Fujian(xiamen) near guangdong that is. it might explain the way my name is written...
: : : If you know something... please mail me? or reply me on this site?
: : : thanx alot, a curious sagitarius / horse :-)
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