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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Vong

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  • According to a user from Malaysia, the name Vong is of Unknown origin and means "In Chinese very successful".
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  1. circle, ring, hoop

Notable Persons Named Vong

Vong Savang is a monarch. He holds the title Crown Prince of Laos.


Vong was born in Laos.



Notable Persons With the Last Name Vong

He holds the title Great Supreme Patriarch of the Kingdom of Cambodia. Tep was born on January 12th, 1932 in Siem Reap Province.


His military service ended in 1957. Sarendy was born on October 3rd, 1929 in Phnom Penh. He breathed his last breath in 1975.



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Popularity of Vong as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Vong U.S.
  White 4.28% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 92.62% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.62% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.22% 16.26%

Of Last Name Vong

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

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Fun Facts about the name Vong

  • How Popular is the name Vong? Vong is the 33,497th most popular name of all time. As a last name Vong was the 7,496th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Vong have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 124 babies born with the first name Vong in the United States. That's more than enough people named Vong to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Vong? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1980 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Vong first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Vong is Tuesday, May 6th, 1902.
  • What year had the most people named Vong born? The highest recorded use of the first name Vong was in 1993 with a total of 16 babies.
  • Random Vong Factoid: According to the 1994 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Vong is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1994.
  • Weird things about the name Vong: Your name in reverse order is Gnov. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Gonv. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Vong? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 4,443 people with the last name Vong.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Vong? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 2 of them will have Vong as their last name.

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  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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