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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Feng

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Alt. Meaning

F is for fun, your zest for life!

E is for encouraging, thanks for the motivation!

N is for nurturing, the care you provide to all

G is for grand, the life you will live.

Notable Persons Named Feng

Feng Shaofeng is an actor. His most notable accomplishments were from 2001 to present. Feng was born on October 7th, 1978 in Shanghai. Feng is also known as William Feng.


Feng Zhang is a in the fields of neuroscience and biological engineering. Feng was born in 1962.


Feng Xiaogang is an actor.


Feng Yuxiang was a Minister of War, Vice Premier of the Republic of China, and List of vice premiers of the Republic of China. Feng was born on November 6th, 1882 in Anhui, Qing Empire. He breathed his last breath on September 1st, 1948.


Feng was born on August 31st, 1986 in Harbin. Feng is also known as Feng and Tian Wei.


Feng Xiaoting is a soccer player for the Guangzhou Evergrande Taobao F.C., Sichuan Guancheng F.C., Dalian Shide F.C., Daegu FC, Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors FC, China national under-20 football team, China national under-23 football team, and China national football team. Feng was born on October 22nd, 1985 in Dalian, Liaoning, China.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Feng

Wang Feng is a chinese rock musician. He plays Bass guitar. He has been prominent since 1997. Wang was born on June 29th, 1971 in Beijing.


Lei Feng was a soldier. Lei was born on December 18th, 1940 in Wangcheng. He passed away on August 15th, 1962.


Shanshan was born on August 5th, 1989 in China.


Empress Feng is royalty.


Wu Tsing- Fong/ Wu Qing Feng is an indie pop, indie rock, mandopop, taiwanese pop, and folk rock singing and songwriter. Their career lasted from 2001 to 2001. Wu was born on August 30th, 1982 in Taiwan. Wu is also known as Qingfeng and Greeny.


Zhenghu was born on July 1st, 1954.


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Popularity of Feng as a last name

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Common last names for Feng

  • Chen
  • Huang
  • Liu
  • Li

Common first names for Feng

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Feng U.S.
  White 1.89% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 96.40% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.06% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.41% 16.26%

Of Last Name Feng

People with the last name Feng are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Feng

  • How Popular is the name Feng? Feng is the 58,174th most popular name of all time. As a last name Feng was the 3,351st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Feng have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 25 babies born with the first name Feng in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Feng? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1990 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Feng first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Feng is Saturday, December 16th, 1893.
  • What year had the most people named Feng born? The highest recorded use of the first name Feng was in 1996 with a total of 9 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Feng: Your name in reverse order is Gnef. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Genf. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Feng? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 10,687 people with the last name Feng.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Feng? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 4 of them will have Feng as their last name.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
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