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EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Mandarin (Xiāo) and (Xiāo).

Proper nounEdit

Xiao (plural Xiaos)

  1. A surname​.

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Mandarin (xiǎo).

Proper nounEdit

Xiao

  1. (in Chinese contexts) Usually attached to a surname, signifying a little one, junior, small guy, younger person.

StatisticsEdit

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Xiao is the 5669th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 6123 individuals. Xiao is most common among Asian/Pacific Islander (97.91%) individuals.
See also: xian and xián

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GalicianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese Juião, from Latin iūliānus.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Xiao m

  1. A male given name, equivalent to English Julian

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • juia” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.