When the character 萱 is used in a name, it means lotus, love, affection. Its Chinese romanisation (pinyin) is xuān. Its Cantonese romanisation (jyutping) is hyun1. 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

hyun1

Hanyu Pinyin

xuān

Mandarin Phonetic Symbols

ㄒㄩㄢ

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

芷萱 穎萱 子萱 梓萱 文萱 寶萱 筱萱 汶萱 怡萱 曉萱
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