• <100 Geng
First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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Origin and Meaning of Geng

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Notable Persons With the Name Geng

Geng Tan is a famed somebody. He has been prominent since 2015. Geng was born in Beijing.


Shi Suxi was a 30 and 30th generation shaolin monk. Shi was given the name Geng Jinzhu on October 25th, 1924 in Dengfeng. He died on March 9th, 2006.


Geng Xiaofeng is a soccer player for the Shanghai Greenland Shenhua F.C., Shandong Luneng Taishan F.C., China national under-17 football team, China national under-20 football team, and China national football team. Geng was born on October 15th, 1987 in Shenyang, Liaoning, China.


Geng Jingzhong was a famous individual. Geng is also known as Keng Ching-chung. He breathed his last breath in 1682.


Geng Xin is a noteworthy individual.


Geng Zhongming was a notable individual. Geng was born in 1604. Geng is also known as Keng Chung-ming. He breathed his last breath in 1649.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Geng

Han Geng is a mandopop, k-pop, and dance-pop singing, dance, actor, and model (people). His ongoing career started in 2005.


Chen Geng is an important individual. His military service ended in 1961.


Huichang Geng is an influential person. Huichang was born in 1951.


Tai Geng is an influential individual. He holds the title King of Shang dynasty and King ofShang dynasty. Tai is also known as Da Geng.


Nan Geng is a notable person. He holds the title King of Shang dynasty and King ofShang dynasty.


Jimao Geng was a famous person. Jimao is also known as Keng Chi-mao. He breathed his last breath in 1671.


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Popularity of Geng as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Geng U.S.
  White 25.04% 64.26%
  African American 1.40% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 70.24% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.44% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.88% 16.26%

Of Last Name Geng

People with the last name Geng are most frequently White or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Geng

  • How Popular is the name Geng? As a last name Geng was the 22,450th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Geng first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Geng is Wednesday, July 15th, 1903.
  • How unique is the name Geng? From 1880 to 2015 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Geng. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Geng: Your name in reverse order is Gneg. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Gegn. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Geng? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,146 people with the last name Geng.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Geng? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Geng as their last name since less than 1 person in 256k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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What does the name Geng mean?

Gis for golden, memories you share.

Eis for explorer, always ready for the next journey

Nis for noteworthy, just like your achievements

Gis for grace, an admirable trait!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.