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Gender: Male Meaning of Long: "dragon" Origin of Long: Chinese and Vietnamese

The name Long is a boy's name of Chinese, Vietnamese origin meaning "dragon". Long and is often added to lists like Names with Animal Meanings and discussed in our forums with posts like "Release the 20 C.O.B.R.A.S. -- the anti-elimination game! (Girls)".

From the experts:

An Asian name that may be thought of as an English word name, for better or worse.

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Famous People Named Long

Long Qingquan, Chinese weightlifter

Pop Culture References for the name Long

Long Duk Dong, character played by Gedde Watanabe in the movie "Sixteen Candles"
Long John Silver, character in "Treasure Island"
Yang Xiao Long, character voiced by Barbara Dunkelman in web series "RWBY"