Tsu Name Meaning

Chinese (pinyin Zu) : from the character for ‘ancestor’, zu. In ancient China a ‘style name’ was given when a person reached majority: the twentieth birthday for a boy, and the fifteenth birthday for a girl. During the Shang dynasty (1766–1122 bc), the style name of several kings contained the character zu, and the surname was derived from this usage.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Su, Lu, Tu, Gu, Du, Sui, Mou, Mu, Lau, Tiu

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Between 1975 and 2004, Tsu life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Tsu in 1975 was 70, and 85 in 2004.

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