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Leng

First Name
329
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
2k
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Leng

User Submitted Origins

Chinese
83%
Thai
17%

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Alt. Meaning

L is for love, everlasting.

E is for expert, in your chosen career

N is for narrator, tell many stories

G is for generous, your giving nature.

Notable Persons Named Leng

Notable Persons Named Leng

Leng Shiao

Leng Shiao is a sports team member for the Shanghai Greenland Shenhua F.C.

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Leng Makara

Leng Makara is an athlete for the Phnom Penh Crown FC.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Leng

Notable Persons With the Last Name Leng

Sai Sai Kham Leng

Sai Sai Kham Leng is a r&b, rhythm, and blues musician. He was most prominent from 1999 to present. Sai was born on April 10th, 1979 in Shan State.

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Tan Choo Leng

Tan Choo Leng is a Spouse of the Prime Minister of Singapore and Spouse of thePrime Minister of Singapore. Tan was born in Singapore.

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Patricia Mok Siu Leng

Patricia Mok Siu Leng is an actor. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1996 to present. Patricia was born on October 17th, 1971 in Singapore.

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Margaret Leng Tan

Margaret Leng Tan is a classical music toy pianist and pianist. She plays toy piano and Piano. Margaret was given the name Margaret Tan Hee Leng in Singapore.

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John Clang

John Clang is a in the fields of photography and visual arts. John was given the name Ang Choon Leng in 1973.

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Sir Peter Leng

His military service ended in 1981. Peter was born on May 9th, 1925. He passed away on February 11th, 2009.

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  • Mei Leng
  • Christof Leng
  • Fong Leng
  • John Leng
    Publisher; Member of Parliament

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Leng U.S.
  White 17.58% 64.26%
  African American 0.81% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 76.40% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.42% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.80% 16.26%

Of Last Name Leng

People with the last name Leng are most frequently White or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Leng

  • How Popular is the name Leng? Leng is the 21,377th most popular name of all time. As a last name Leng was the 17,502nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Leng have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 329 babies born with the first name Leng in the United States. That's more than enough people named Leng 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 Leng? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1980 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Leng first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Leng is Friday, September 11th, 1896.
  • What year had the most people named Leng born? The highest recorded use of the first name Leng was in 1991 with a total of 28 babies.
  • Random Leng Factoid: According to the 1988 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Leng is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 12 babies in California have the same name in 1988.
  • Weird things about the name Leng: The name spelled backwards is Gnel. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ngel. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Leng? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,610 people with the last name Leng.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Leng? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Leng as their last name since less than 1 person in 182k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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