Chinese fictional name
"peaceful soaring"

Aang Origin and Meaning

The name Aang is boy's name meaning "peaceful soaring".
The name of the main protagonist of Avatar: The Last Airbender was coined for the movie from Chinese characters meaning “peaceful” and “rise; raise”. Aang is also used as a given name in Indonesia, where it derives from akang — a word used to refer to one’s elder brother or one of his peers.

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Aang in Pop Culture

  • Avatar Aangmain character in Avatar: The Last Airbender
  • Senator Aangminor character in Star Wars: The Clone Wars