Vietnamese name

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Vietnamese personal names generally consist of three parts: one patrilineal family name, one or more middle name(s) (one of which may be taken from the mother's family name), and one given name, used in that order.wikipedia
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Chinese name

Family nameAncestral nameChinese
The "family name first" order follows the system of Chinese names and is common throughout the Chinese cultural sphere.
Due to China's historical dominance of East Asian culture, many names used in Korea and Vietnam are adaptations of Chinese names, or have historical roots in Chinese, with appropriate adaptation to accommodate linguistic differences.

Nguyen

NguyễnXuanlan Nguyen
Due to the frequency of the major family names such as Nguyễn, Trần, and Lê, persons are often referred to by their middle name along with their given name in Vietnamese media and youth culture.
Nguyễn is the most common Vietnamese family name.

Phạm

4) Phạm 范 (7.1%)
Phạm is the fourth most common Vietnamese family name.

Đỗ

10) Đỗ 杜 (1.4%)
Đỗ is a Vietnamese family name.

Lý (Vietnamese surname)

14) Lý 李 (0.5%)
Lý is a Vietnamese surname derived from the Chinese surname Li .

Vũ/Võ
7) Vũ/Võ 武 (3.9%)
Vũ or Võ (武 or rarely 禹) is a common Vietnamese surname.

Le (surname)

Due to the frequency of the major family names such as Nguyễn, Trần, and Lê, persons are often referred to by their middle name along with their given name in Vietnamese media and youth culture.
* Lê or Le is the Vietnamese surname written undefined in Chữ Nôm

Tao (surname)

TaoTáoTào
Đào: 陶
Tào is also a Vietnamese surname derived from the Chinese surname Cao (Chữ Nôm: undefined).

Given name

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Vietnamese personal names generally consist of three parts: one patrilineal family name, one or more middle name(s) (one of which may be taken from the mother's family name), and one given name, used in that order.
Korean names and Vietnamese names are often simply conventions derived from Classical Chinese counterparts.

Leng (surname)

LengLãnh
Lãnh: 冷
Leng is the Mandarin pinyin and Wade–Giles romanization of the Chinese surname written or 领 in Chinese character and Vietnamese surname written Lãnh. It is listed 377th in the Song dynasty classic text Hundred Family Surnames.

Chai (surname)

ChaiSài
Sài: 柴
The same surname is Sài in Vietnamese, and Si (, sometimes spelled as Shi, See, Sie, Sea) in Korean.

Cao (Chinese surname)

CaoCáoCao family
Tào: 曹
The Vietnamese surname based on it is now written Tào.

To (surname)

Tô: 蘇
Tô is a Vietnamese surname (Chữ Nôm: undefined) derived from the Chinese surname Su.

Zhao (surname)

ZhaoZhàoZhao clan
Triệu: 趙
It is cognate with the Vietnamese family name Triệu and with the Korean family name most commonly romanized as Cho .

Chang (surname)

ChangChángThường
Thường: 常
It is the source of the Vietnamese surname Thường. The Korean surname romanized as Sang (undefined).

Zhang (surname)

ZhangZhāng
Trương: 張
張 was the Chữ Nôm form of the Vietnamese surname Trương. The Hanja of the Korean surname romanized Jang and Chang (undefined).

Surname

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Vietnamese personal names generally consist of three parts: one patrilineal family name, one or more middle name(s) (one of which may be taken from the mother's family name), and one given name, used in that order.
The latter is often called the Eastern order because Europeans are most familiar with the examples from the East Asian cultural sphere, specifically Japan, China (mainland and Taiwan), Korea (Republic of Korea and Democratic People's Republic of Korea) and Vietnam.

Double name

Double names are common among females, especially in combination with the name Kim.
Double names are also common among Vietnamese names, especially in combination with Kim.

Polish name

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That contrasts with the situation in many other cultures in which the family name is used in formal situations, but it is a practice similar to usage in Icelandic usage and, to some degree, Polish.
This style is to a certain degree similar to the Vietnamese, Japanese or Icelandic usage.

Patrilineality

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Vietnamese personal names generally consist of three parts: one patrilineal family name, one or more middle name(s) (one of which may be taken from the mother's family name), and one given name, used in that order.

Middle name

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Vietnamese personal names generally consist of three parts: one patrilineal family name, one or more middle name(s) (one of which may be taken from the mother's family name), and one given name, used in that order.

East Asian cultural sphere

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The "family name first" order follows the system of Chinese names and is common throughout the Chinese cultural sphere.

Korean name

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However, it is different from Chinese, Korean, and Japanese names in the usage of "middle names", as they are less common in China and Korea and do not exist in Japan.