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Liu Meaning


What does Liu mean?

The name Liu is of Chinese origin.

The meaning of Liu is "flowering".

Liu is used as both a boys and girls name.

It consists of 3 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Li-u.

The Given Name Liu

Delightful and luminous, it is a name considered by many parents.

A fearless name, Liu possesses great character.

Wrap it up and take it home, Liu may just be the name you're looking for.

Liu falls into the flower name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Liu Ao, Liu Bang, and Liu Bao.

Liu Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, less than 5 girls were given the name. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before less than 5 girls were given the name. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

View the Liu Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Liu has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Liu to other names.

Liu Related Names

Famous Lius

  • Liu Ao ~ Chinese Emperor Cheng of Han (33-7 BCE)
  • Liu Bang ~ Chinese Emperor Gao of Han (202-195 BCE)
  • Liu Bao ~ Chinese Emperor Shun of Han (125-144)
  • Liu Bian ~ Chinese Emperor Shao of Han (189)
  • Liu Bing ~ Chinese Emperor Chong of Han (144-145)
  • Liu Bingyi ~ Chinese Emperor Xuan of Han (74-49 BCE)
  • Liu Che ~ Chinese Emperor Wu of Han (141-87 BCE)
  • Liu Da ~ Chinese Emperor Zhang of Han (75-88)
  • Liu Fuling ~ Chinese Emperor Zhao of Han (87-74 BCE)
  • Liu Gong ~ Chinese Emperor Qianshao of Han (188-184 BCE)
  • Liu Heng ~ Chinese Emperor Wen of Han (180-157 BCE)
  • Liu Hong ~ Chinese Emperor Houshao of Han (184-180 BCE), Chinese Emperor Ling of Han (168-189)
  • Liu Hu ~ Chinese Emperor An of Han (106-125)
  • Liu Kan ~ Chinese Emperor Ping of Han (1 BCE-6)
  • Liu Long ~ Chinese Emperor Shang of Han (105-106)
  • Liu Qi ~ Chinese Emperor Jing of Han (157-141 BCE)
  • Liu Shi ~ Chinese Emperor Yuan of Han (49-33 BCE)
  • Liu Xiaobo ~ Nobel Prize for Peace 2010
  • Liu Xie ~ Chinese Emperor Xian of Han (189-220)
  • Liu Xin ~ Chinese Emperor Ai of Han (7-1 BCE)
  • Liu Xiu ~ Chinese Emperor Guangwu of Han (25-57)
  • Liu Xuan ~ Chinese Emperor Shenggong (23-25)
  • Liu Yang ~ Chinese Emperor Ming of Han (57-75)
  • Liu Ying ~ Chinese Emperor Ruzi of Han (), Chinese Emperor Hui of Han (195-188 BCE)
  • Liu Zhao ~ Chinese Emperor He of Han (88-105)
  • Liu Zhi ~ Chinese Emperor Huan of Han (146-168)
  • Liu Zuan ~ Chinese Emperor Zhi of Han (145-146)

Liu Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Liu.

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Liu Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Liu in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Liu.

Just for fun, see the name Liu in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Liu in Nautical Flags page.