Pei Name Meaning

Chinese : from the name of a village called Pei, which was granted to Bo Yi, a famous adviser to the model emperors Shun and Yao, in around 2200 bc. Some descendants adopted the village name as their surname. Chinese : from a place name, Beiqiu, in Hebei province. This is the surname of the architect I. M. Pei. This name is currently spelled Bei in China. Chinese : variant of Pi 1.

List of People with Surname Pei

In accordance with our records, there are a total of 164 people with the surname Pei. Among these people surnamed Pei, there are nearly 85 different names, with an average of 1 people having the same name. Wei Pei, Lei Pei and Jing Pei are the top three most common names from the list of people surnamed Pei, with 8, 7 and 4 people respectively.

Besides that, Our findings indicate that California has the highest number of people surnamed Pei, with a total of 49 people, and there are a total of 37 different names among these people. New York is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Pei, with a total of 21 people and an average of 17 different names.