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Re: Meaning of my two daughters name


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Posted by Erika on November 24, 2002 at 20:24:57:

In Reply to: Meaning of my two daughters name posted by Theresa on October 31, 2002 at 01:01:32:

Hi, do you happen to know which Chinese dialect your father-in-law spoke? Because pronunciation varies greatly depending on dialect or region. We speak Cantonese and my guess on "Mei-Lin" is mei=beautiful and lin=lotus flower (but it could mean forest or gem if it's Mandarin). I will consult my sister as far as what "Miu Lang" means. Hope this helps :)




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