Ping Name Meaning

English: unexplained; perhaps a variant of Pink. Chinese : there are two sources of this name, which also means ‘peace’. One is the name of a senior minister of the state of Qi during the Spring and Autumn period (722–481 bc), who was posthumously named Yan Pingzhong. The other source is a city called Ping in the state of Han during the Warring States period (403–221 bc). It was granted to a marquis whose descendants adopted the place name as their surname.

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


Similar surnames: Ying, Jing, Ming, Ling, Pang, Ning, Xing, Pong, Xiang, Pin

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Ping Family Origin

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Ping Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ping. The most common Ping occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Ping's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ping family was Farming.

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Ping Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, Ping life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Ping in 1952 was 52, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ping

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