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Chinese surname No. 39 Dou4 [u]


Dou4 means sinus (anatom.), a hole; a burrow.
e.g. Dou4 Chuan Bi4 means : a hole on the wall.
Surname Dou4 is about 4000 years old.
Variations include Tou4 (Wade-Giles).


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For some information about this, see In Search of your Asian Roots: Genealogical Research on Chinese Surnames, paragraph 497.
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