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  1. Shao

    Shao (Chinese: 邵; pinyin: Shào; Cantonese Romanisation: Shiu; Gwoyeu Romatzyh: Shaw) is a common Chinese family name. It is the 86th most populous family name in China. It corresponds to last name So in Korean; "Thiệu" or "Thiều" in Vietnamese; and Siu, Chow, or Sho in other Chinese romanisations. The origin of the family name Shao is thought to have come from the royal lines of the Zhou Dynasty in ancient China. The King's loyal subject Duke of Shao (召公), was thought to have originated the Shao lines.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. SHAO

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Shao is ranked #8765 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Shao surname appeared 3,741 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 1 would have the surname Shao.

    95.3% or 3,567 total occurrences were Asian.
    2.7% or 104 total occurrences were White.
    1% or 40 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.4% or 15 total occurrences were Black.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shao in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shao in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of shao in a Sentence

  1. Shao Qinglong:

    . But that perceived guarantee is a double-edged sword for regulators, given than many investors are just holding on long enough to cut their losses. People like Shao Qinglong, a public service worker who has already lost over a quarter of Shao Qinglong capital investing in stocks, told Reuters all Shao Qinglong is waiting for is for the market to recover enough for Shao Qinglong to break even. : I didn't sell at the peak because people all say the market will rise beyond 6,000 points, i'm now waiting for the market to rebound so that I can get out.

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