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Meaning and Origin

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Wiktionary

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  1. (music) An ancient string instrument (chordophone), originating in ancient China; its nature is not known but was probably a zither-like rectangular body featuring silk or gut strings played with a bow.

zhu was also found in the following language(s): Mandarin and ǃKung

Notable Persons Named Zhu

Zhu Zhu is an actress, singer, and hostess. Her ongoing career started in 2011. Zhu was born on July 19th, 1984 in Beijing.

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ZHU is a musician. His ongoing career started in 2014. ZHU was given the name Steven Zhu in 1989. ZHU is also known as ZHU.

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Zhu De was a Member of the and National People's Congress. His military service ended in 1976. Zhu was born on December 1st, 1886 in Yilong County, Sichuan Province, Qing dynasty China. He passed away on July 6th, 1976.

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Zhū Xī was a philosopher. Zhū was born on October 18th, 1130 in Youxi, Fujian Province, China. He passed away on April 23rd, 1200.

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Zhu Rongji is an office holder. Zhu was born on October 1st, 1928 in Changsha, Hunan, China.

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Zhu was born on November 29th, 1994.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Zhu

Zhu Zhu is an actress, singer, and hostess. Her ongoing career started in 2011. Zhu was born on July 19th, 1984 in Beijing.

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ZHU is a musician. His ongoing career started in 2014. ZHU was given the name Steven Zhu in 1989. ZHU is also known as ZHU.

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Her most notable accomplishments were from 2011 to 2011. Rebecca was born on December 2nd, 1987 in Suzhou.

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She was most prominent from 2008 to 2008. Océane was born on April 4th, 1987 in Beijing.

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Lin was born on January 28th, 1994.

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Popularity of Zhu as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Zhu U.S.
  White 0.88% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 98.23% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.58% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.16% 16.26%

Of Last Name Zhu

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

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Fun Facts about the name Zhu

  • How Popular is the name Zhu? As a last name Zhu was the 1,694th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Zhu first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Zhu is Tuesday, December 3rd, 1907.
  • How unique is the name Zhu? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Zhu. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Zhu: Your name in reverse order is Uhz. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Zhu. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Zhu? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 21,265 people with the last name Zhu.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Zhu? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 7 of them will have Zhu as their last name.

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