Ping Family History
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Ping Name Meaning
English: unexplained; perhaps a variant of Pink. Chinese : there are two sources of this name, which also means ‘peace’. One is the name of a senior minister of the state of Qi during the Spring and Autumn period (722–481 bc), who was posthumously named Yan Pingzhong. The other source is a city called Ping in the state of Han during the Warring States period (403–221 bc). It was granted to a marquis whose descendants adopted the place name as their surname.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Ying, Jing, Ming, Ling, Pang, Ning, Xing, Pong, Xiang, Pin