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CHEW - Chinese characters?

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CHEW - Chinese characters?

Posted: 7 Apr 2008 11:40PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: CHEW, KEW
Can someone give me the Chinese characters (or
equivalent) for the surnames: KEW and CHEW.


In China, esp. the provinces of:

Kwangtung Province (China)
Canton (China)
Swatow (China) Guangdong Sheng (China)

~~ and ~~

Fukien Province (China)
Amoy (China)
Fu-chou shih (China)
Lin Village (Fukien Province, China)


Would the Chinese characters be the same for KEW/CHEW
surnames in the areas listed above?

In China are KEW/CHEW surnames similar in sound?

Does the letters 'c' and 'k' have the same sound in
China? or different?

Would KEW and CHEW be different characters for the
same surname in China?

Could the Chinese surname of KEW/CHEW be found in one
province? Or many provinces?

Can someone give me the Chinese characters for KEW and


I appreciate all thoughts/comments/suggestions to
stumble a few bricks to reach closure for my query.

Best Regards,
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Manaia_A 8 Apr 2008 5:40AM GMT 
Raymond Chew 20 Sep 2013 8:31AM GMT 
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