When the character 穎 is used in a name, it means smart, outstanding, beauty. Its Chinese romanisation (pinyin) is yǐng. Its Cantonese romanisation (jyutping) is wing6. 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

wing6

Hanyu Pinyin

yǐng

Mandarin Phonetic Symbols

ㄧㄥˇ

Popularity (Boy)

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

Popularity (Girl)

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

Five Elements

Wood

The boy names that contain this character

俊穎 穎謙 穎朗 德穎
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The girl names that contain this character

穎彤 穎欣 穎怡 穎琳 卓穎 思穎 穎心 嘉穎 穎妍 穎芯
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