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Olivia Musembi
By Olivia Musembi Senior Content Writer
Updated: Jul 11, 2024 | 👁️ 16 Views | 🔊 15 Pronunciations
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Gender: Unisex

Origin: Chinese

Meaning: Chinese origin name with ...

Pronunciation: taŋ, /tæŋ/, T AE NG

Popularity Rank: #5,932

On this page:

  • 1. Tang Meaning
  • 2. Tang Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Tang
  • 4. Translations of Tang
  • 5. Tang Name Popularity
  • 6. Tang popularity in U.S.
  • 7. Famous People with Name Tang
  • 8. Tang Name Poster
  • 9. Names similar to Tang

Tang Meaning

Derived from Chinese surname 'Tang', referring to the Tang Dynasty in ancient China. It can also mean 'soup' or 'hot liquid'.

Tang also means "Chinese origin name with multiple meanings, referencing the Tang Dynasty or 'soup'.".

Tang is commonly found in Malaysia, Hong Kong, Singapore, and 66 more countries.

Tang Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: taŋ

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /tæŋ/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: T AE NG

T: Pronounce as in "top" (T AA P)

AE: Pronounce as in "cat" (K AE T)

NG: Pronounce as in "sing" (S IH NG)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

How to pronounce Tang?

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Translations of Tang

Tang Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Tang is recorded 9,688 times globally, ranking it as the 5,932th most common name worldwide.

Tang is most prevalent in Malaysia, with 3,690 occurrences, making it the 294th most popular name in the country.

In Hong Kong, the name Tang is found among 1 in every 162 people, showcasing its highest frequency there.

Tang Popularity by Country

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Malaysia#2941 : 539
Hong Kong#1451 : 162
Singapore#2171 : 358
China#2431 : 382
Macao#2531 : 568
France#6,2391 : 6,973
United States of America#10,6721 : 9,674
Cameroon#2,1981 : 4,592
Taiwan#7541 : 2,581
United Kingdom#7,1751 : 6,939
Canada#5,2271 : 5,249
Saudi Arabia#28,6031 : 43,821
Italy#17,4341 : 23,187
Ghana#2,4441 : 5,778
Brunei Darussalam#8131 : 2,761
United Arab Emirates#20,2191 : 38,274
Morocco#23,6441 : 40,500
Sudan#23,0341 : 53,756
Belgium#8,7471 : 13,127

List of countries the name Tang is rarely found

Tang popularity in U.S.


This chart displays the ranking of the name Tang from 1980 to 2023, based on the most recent data from the U.S. Social Security Administration.

Famous People with Name Tang

Nicknames for Tang

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Tang Name Poster

Tang Name Poster

Names similar to Tang

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