Xue Name Meaning

Chinese : from the area of Xue, in present-day Shandong province. During the Xia dynasty (2205–1766 bc) an official with the title ‘chief of carts’ was granted this area. Much later, in the state of Qi during the Warring States period (403–221 bc) the same area was granted to a prince. Descendants of both these men adopted the place name Xue as their surname.

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

Similar surnames: Xu, Xie, Lu, Du, Cui, Xin, Que, Sui, Yue, Che

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Between 1989 and 2004, in the United States, Xue life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Xue in 1989 was 42, and 69 in 2004.

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