First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Duong mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Duong

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Notable Persons Named Duong

Notable Persons Named Duong

Dương Văn Minh

Dương Văn Minh was a Leaders of South Vietnam. Their most notable accomplishments were from 1975 to 1975. Dương was born on February 16th, 1916 in Mỹ Tho Province, Cochinchina, French Indochina. They left this life on August 6th, 2001.

Dương Thu Hương

Dương Thu Hương is an author. They have had major accomplishments since 1985. Dương was born Dương Thu Hương in Thái Bình.

Dương Vân Nga

She holds the title Empress Đại Thắng Minh. Her career lasted from 979 to 979. Dương was born in 952. She left this life in 1000.

Dương Triệu Vũ

Dương Triệu Vũ is a musician. Dương was given the name Tuấn Linh on January 1st, 1984 in Cam Ranh.

Dưong Đình Nghệ

He died in 937.

Duong Hieu Nghia

Duong was born in 1925.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Duong

Notable Persons With the Last Name Duong

Ang Duong

Ang Duong was royalty. He holds the title King of Cambodia and List of monarchs of Cambodia. His career lasted from 1840 to 1860. Ang was born as the child of Ang Eng on June 12th, 1796. He breathed his last breath on October 19th, 1860.

Anh Duong

Anh Duong is an artist, actress, and model. Anh was born on October 25th, 1960 in Bordeaux.

Don Duong

Don was born on August 27th, 1957 in Da Lat. They passed away on December 8th, 2011.

Nguyet Anh Duong

Nguyet was born in 25.

Văn Nhựt Dương

Văn was born in 1920 in Mỹ Tho.

Tùng Dương

Tùng Dương is a pop music, jazz, acoustic music, new-age music, and electronic music singing. He has had major accomplishments since 2004. Tùng was given the name Nguyễn Tùng Dương on September 18th, 1983 in Bắc Ninh. Tùng is also known as Tùng Dương.

  • Võ Duy Dương

Common last names for Duong

  • Nguyen
  • Tran
  • Le
  • Pham
  • Vu
  • Luu

Common first names for Duong

  • Anh
  • Thanh
  • Tu
  • T
  • Thi
  • H
  • Hung
  • Vinh
  • Ngoc
  • D

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Duong U.S.
  White 0.83% 64.26%
  African American 0.10% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 96.69% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.02% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.60% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.76% 16.26%

Of Last Name Duong

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

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Fun Facts about the name Duong

  • How Popular is the name Duong? Duong is the 30,430th most popular name of all time. As a last name Duong was the 1,431st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Duong have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 164 babies born with the first name Duong in the United States. That's more than enough people named Duong 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 Duong? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1978 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Duong first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Duong is Monday, May 24th, 1897.
  • What year had the most people named Duong born? The highest recorded use of the first name Duong was in 1982 with a total of 15 babies.
  • Random Duong Factoid: According to the 1983 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Duong is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name in 1983.
  • Weird things about the name Duong: The name spelled backwards is Gnoud. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ondgu. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Duong? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 24,870 people with the last name Duong.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Duong? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 8 of them will have Duong as their last name.
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