Ye Name Meaning

Chinese : from the name of the area of Ye, in present-day Henan province. During the Spring and Autumn period (722–481 bc), a senior military adviser of the state of Chu was killed in battle; his son was granted the area of Ye, with the title Duke of Ye. The Duke of Ye was successful in battle, and his descendants adopted the place name Ye as their surname. Korean: variant of Yi.

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List of People with Surname Ye

As far as we found, there are a total of 1,689 people with the surname Ye. Among these people surnamed Ye, there are around 319 distinct names, with an average of 5 people sharing the same name. Hong Ye, Ying Ye and Li Ye are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Ye, with 33, 30 and 30 people respectively.

Additionally, Our research has shown that California has the greatest number of people surnamed Ye, with a total of 542 people, and there are a total of 220 distinct names among these people. New York is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Ye, with a total of 427 people and an average of 157 distinct names.