Xiao Name Meaning

Chinese : from the name of a territory that existed during the Zhou dynasty (1122–221 bc). Chinese : from the name of a fiefdom called Xiao (in present-day Anhui province) that existed during the Zhou dynasty (1122–221 bc). A descendant of the ruler of the state of Song was granted this fiefdom and subsequently his descendants adopted the place name as their surname.

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


Similar surnames: Jiao, Qiao, Miao, Xia, Xie, Cao, Bao, Xiang, Zhao, Lian

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Between 1989 and 2004, Xiao life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Xiao in 1989 was 40, and 68 in 2004.

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