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Trang

Last Name
2k
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Trang

User Submitted Origins

Vietnamese
75%
Slang
8%
American
8%
English
8%

User Submitted Meanings

  1. According to a user from Vietnam, the name Trang is of Vietnamese origin and means "Elegant".
  2. A user from Virginia, U.S. says the name Trang is of Slang origin and means "my name, elegant".
  3. A user from Georgia, U.S. says the name Trang is of Vietnamese origin and means "Honorable, intelligent".
  4. According to a user from Pennsylvania, U.S., the name Trang means "White".
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Wiktionary

Borrowed from Vietnamese Trang.

  1. A surname​.
  2. A female given name from Vietnamese

From Thai ตรัง (dtrang).

  1. A province of Thailand.
  2. A city in Thailand.

    Trang was also found in the following language(s): French and Vietnamese

    Notable Persons Named Trang

    Notable Persons Named Trang

    Trang Ho

    Trang was born in 1974. She breathed her last breath on May 28th, 1995.

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    Trang Trinh

    Trang was born in 1986.

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    Notable Persons With the Last Name Trang

    Notable Persons With the Last Name Trang

    Thuy Trang

    Thuy Trang was an actress and actor. Her career lasted from 1993 to 1993. Thuy was born on December 14th, 1973 in Ho Chi Minh City. She died on September 3rd, 2001.

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    Trish Thuy Trang

    Trish Thuy Trang is a pop music, techno, and dance music musician. She was most active from 1997 to 1997. Trish was given the name Nguyễn Thùy Trang on December 15th, 1980 in Ho Chi Minh City.

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    Hoang Thanh Trang

    She holds the title Grandmaster, Woman Grandmaster, Grandmaster (chess), and FIDE titles. Hoang was given the name Hoàng Thanh Trang on April 25th, 1980 in Hanoi, Vietnam.

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    Nguyễn Thùy Lâm

    She holds the title Miss Universe Vietnam 2008 and Miss Universe Vietnam2008. Nguyễn was given the name Nguyễn Thùy Trang on September 10th, 1987 in Thái Bình.

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    Đoan Trang

    Đoan Trang is a pop music, latin pop, dance-pop, rhythm, and blues singing. They plays Vocals. Their most notable accomplishments were from 2001 to present. Đoan was given the name Cao Thị Đoan Trang on February 4th, 1978.

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    Corinne Trang

    Corinne Trang is a teacher, author, chef, and yoga instructor. Corinne was born in Blois.

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    Common last names for Trang

    • Nguyen
    • Tran

    Common first names for Trang

    • Ngoc

    Ethnicity Distribution

    Ethnicity Trang U.S.
      White 2.64% 64.26%
      African American 0.00% 11.96%
      Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 95.04% 4.85%
      American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
      Two or More Ethnicities 1.48% 1.76%
      Hispanic or Latino 0.58% 16.26%

    Of Last Name Trang

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

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    Fun Facts about the name Trang

  1. How Popular is the name Trang? Trang is the 11,165th most popular name of all time. As a last name Trang was the 13,564th most popular name in 2010.
  2. How many people with the first name Trang have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 963 babies born with the first name Trang in the United States. That's more than enough people named Trang to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  3. What year were 5 or more babies first named Trang? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1975 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  4. When was Trang first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Trang is Monday, July 1st, 1895.
  5. What year had the most people named Trang born? The highest recorded use of the first name Trang was in 1982 with a total of 74 babies.
  6. Random Trang Factoid: According to the 1983 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Trang is not a popular baby girl's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, only 12 babies in Louisiana have the same name in 1983.
  7. Weird things about the name Trang: The name spelled backwards is Gnart. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Gatnr. How do you pronounce that?
  8. How many people have the last name Trang? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,236 people with the last name Trang.
  9. How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Trang? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Trang as their last name since less than 1 person in 132k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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