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Pīnyīn
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HSK
surname and given name / full name
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  *姓* | 姓* | *姓
family name / surname / CL: 個|个 / to be surnamed
HSK 2
family name
common people
Guoxing or Kuohsing township in Nantou county 南投縣|南投县, central Taiwan
Guoxing or Kuohsing township in Nantou county 南投縣|南投县, central Taiwan
ordinary people / the "person in the street" / CL: 個|个
HSK 5
what is your surname? / (May I ask) your surname?
two-character surname such as 司馬|司马 or 諸葛|诸葛
to bestow a surname (of emperor conferring favor on ethnic group)
common people
The Book of Family Names, anonymous Song dynasty reading primer listing 438 surnames
Han surname / Chinese surname
caste (traditional Indian social division)
only the official is allowed to light the fire / Gods may do what cattle may not / quod licet Iovi, non licet bovi
to conceal one's identity / living incognito
to prey on the people
caste system (traditional Indian social division)
having same given name and family name
caste system
to conceal one's identity / living incognito
maiden name (of married woman)
to pretend to be sb else
common people / average people / hoi polloi
I am who I am (and I'm not ashamed) / fig. to be proud of one's name and stand by one's actions


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