Chinese naming conventions In China, there is a very specific – and different to western cultures – naming convention. Chinese naming conventions put the family name first, before any given name.
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With the holy Islamic festival of Eid al-Adha last week, celebrated by 1.5 billion Muslims worldwide, what better time to look at the meaning and significance of some of the most popular Islamic baby girl names.