Hou Family History
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Hou Name Meaning
Chinese : from a Chinese word denoting a feudal rank, often translated into English as ‘marquis’. One known source of the surname is Marquis Hou Min of the state of Jin in the Spring and Autumn period (722–481 bc).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: You, Hu, Ou, Zhou, Lou, Mou, Ho, Kou, Hoo, Hoe