When the character 宜 is used in a name, it means mild, warm, gentle. Its Chinese romanisation (pinyin) is yí. Its Cantonese romanisation (jyutping) is yi4. This character is popular in Taiwan and is unusual in Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macau, Malaysia and Singapore.

Cantonese Pronunciation

Mandarin Pronunciation

Simplified Chinese

Cantonese Pinyin

yi4

Hanyu Pinyin

Mandarin Phonetic Symbols

ㄧˊ

Popularity (Boy)

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

Popularity (Girl)

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

Five Elements

Wood

The girl names that contain this character

樂宜 嘉宜 洛宜 曉宜 凱宜 雅宜 靜宜 幸宜 采宜 諾宜
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