When the character 宇 is used in a name, it means space, world, territory, handsome and dignified. Its Chinese romanisation (pinyin) is yǔ. Its Cantonese romanisation (jyutping) is yu5. This character is popular in Mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Malaysia and is unusual in Macau and Singapore.

Cantonese Pronunciation

Mandarin Pronunciation

Simplified Chinese

Cantonese Pinyin

yu5

Hanyu Pinyin

Mandarin Phonetic Symbols

ㄩˇ

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

宇軒 柏宇 俊宇 宇謙 宇澄 泓宇 思宇 宇熙 振宇 天宇
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The girl names that contain this character

宇晴 曉宇 宇詩 宇恩 宇婷 宇翹 宇彤 宇欣 芯宇 宇菲
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