Thu name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Thu

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. 3 people from Vietnam and the United States agree the name Thu is of Vietnamese origin and means "Autumn".
  2. A submission from Canada says the name Thu means "The fall season" and is of Vietnamese origin.
  3. According to a user from Thailand, the name Thu is of Vietnamese origin and means "A letter".
  4. According to a user from Vietnam, the name Thu is of Vietnamese origin and means "Celestial Book".
  5. A submission from Vietnam says the name Thu means "Flower" and is of Vietnamese origin.
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  1. Abbreviation of Thursday.

Thu was also found in the following language(s): Vietnamese

Notable Persons Named Thu

Notable Persons Named Thu

Thu Minh

Thu Minh is a pop music, dance music, and electronic music musician. She was most active from 1993 to present. Thu was given the name Vũ Thu Minh on September 22nd, 1977 in Hanoi. Thu is also known as Thu Minh.

Thu Tran

Thu was born in Malaysia.

Thu Le

Thu was born on July 16th, 1943 in Haiphong.

Thu Kamkasomphou

Thu Hà

Thu was born in 1969.

Thu Maung

Thu Maung was an actor, writer, and singer. Thu was given the name Bala on March 13th, 1951 in Yangon. Thu is also known as Nyo Aung. He left this life on May 16th, 2010.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Thu

Notable Persons With the Last Name Thu

Kyaw Thu

Kyaw Thu is an actor, film director, and director. His most notable accomplishments were from 1984 to 1984. Kyaw was given the name Kyaw Win on November 2nd, 1959 in Yangon.

Hồ Lệ Thu

Hồ Lệ Thu is a musician. Hồ was given the name Tào Thế Lệ Thu on October 19th, 1973 in Hanoi.

Mai Trung Thu

Mai was born in 1906. They left this life in 1980.

Aung Thu

Aung Thu is a soccer player for the Yadanarbon F.C., Myanmar national under-17 football team, Myanmar national under-20 football team, and Myanmar national football team. Aung was born on May 22nd, 1996 in Pyinmana.

Rasmus Pedersen Thu

Thien Thu

Thien was born on May 3rd, 1952 in Đông Hưng.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Thu U.S.
  White 14.36% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 82.62% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.24% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.06% 16.26%

Of Last Name Thu

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

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Thu

  • How Popular is the name Thu? Thu is the 12,163rd most popular name of all time. As a last name Thu was the 39,052nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Thu have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 837 babies born with the first name Thu in the United States. That's more than enough people named Thu to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Thu? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1975 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Thu first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Thu is Monday, January 1st, 1894.
  • What year had the most people named Thu born? The highest recorded use of the first name Thu was in 1983 with a total of 55 babies.
  • Random Thu Factoid: According to the 1990 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Thu is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 7 babies in California have the same name in 1990.
  • Weird things about the name Thu: The name spelled backwards is Uht. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Htu. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Thu? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 564 people with the last name Thu.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Thu? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Thu as their last name since less than 1 person in 526k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Thu name meaning

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