When the character 偉 is used in a name, it means great, excellent, great, great, wei slightly, wei chi. Its Chinese romanisation (pinyin) is wěi. Its Cantonese romanisation (jyutping) is wai5. This character is popular in Mainland China, Taiwan and Malaysia and is unusual in Hong Kong, Macau and Singapore.

Cantonese Pronunciation

Mandarin Pronunciation

Simplified Chinese

Cantonese Pinyin

wai5

Hanyu Pinyin

wěi

Mandarin Phonetic Symbols

ㄨㄟˇ

Popularity (Boy)

Mainland China: ★★★★☆
Hong Kong: ★★☆☆☆
Macau: ★☆☆☆☆
Taiwan: ★★★☆☆
Malaysia: ★★★★★
Singapore: ★☆☆☆☆

Popularity (Girl)

Mainland China: ★☆☆☆☆
Hong Kong: ★☆☆☆☆
Macau: ★☆☆☆☆
Taiwan: ★☆☆☆☆
Malaysia: ★☆☆☆☆
Singapore: ★☆☆☆☆

Five Elements

Earth

The boy names that contain this character

偉豪 偉霖 偉諾 偉傑 偉杰 偉俊 偉熙 偉浩 嘉偉 偉賢
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The girl names that contain this character

偉晴 偉瑜 愛偉 偉怡 偉嵐 偉恩 偉彤 偉翹 偉綸 心偉
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