Name: Yao

Origin and Meaning of the Name Yao

  • Meaning:
    Born on Thursday
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Desired, vital
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (YAH oh), (YOW)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Yao)
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Miscellaneous Info for Yao

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  • Used in:
    African and Chinese speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Famous bearer is professional basketball player, former Houston Rockets' Yao Ming.

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