Yu (Chinese name)

Yu (Chinese name)

Yu is a traditional Chinese family name. It is a common Chinese family name.

The surname "Yu" can represent the Chinese character: 余, 于, 魚, 鱼, 漁, 渔, 楀, 柳, 劉, 刘, 俞, 喻, 兪, 於, 遇, 虞, 郁, 尉, 禹, 游, 尤, 庾, 娛, 娱, and 茹. Yu is also is a common Korean family name.

Prominent people with family name 虞

*Yu Fan
*Yu Liang
*Yu Shinan

Prominent people with family name 魚

*Yu Huan

Prominent people with family name 郁

*Yu Dafu

Prominent people with family name 游

*Yu Shyi-kun
*Sandy Yu, President of Stream of Praise Music Ministries

Prominent people with family name 庾

*Harlem Yu
*Yu Xin

Prominent people with family name 俞

*Yu Hung-Chun

ee also

*List of Chinese family names
*Chinese name
*Yu (Korean name)

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