Hui Name Meaning

Chinese : Cantonese variant of Xu 1. Chinese : the 18th king of the Zhou Dynasty is most commonly known to posterity by his posthumously given name, Hui Wang. His descendants adopted Hui as their surname.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Hu, Hua, Huo, Sui, Cui, Du, Chui, Lu, Qi, Bai

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Hui Family Occupations

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Hui Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Hui Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Hui life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Hui in 1959 was 64, and 74 in 2004.

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