Vietnamese names are used in the country of Vietnam in southeastern Asia. In Vietnam, children are named oppositely than in most Western cultures. Their family name (or surname) comes first, then a middle name and then the given name. The name Nguyen is estimated to be used by almost 40 percent of the Vietnamese population. Our Vietnamese names list contains popularity information, pronunciations and accurate origin and meanings data along with historical tidbits and unique pop culture references for each baby name. If you are looking for a traditional Vietnamese name for your baby, look no further than our selection of Vietnamese baby names.