What is the etymology of the surname? 22.214.171.124 21:16, 21 February 2008 (UTC)
Is this also a traditional character? It appears to be used by the Vietnamese for their surname Phạm. 126.96.36.199 16:33, 19 September 2008 (UTC)
Yes it's also a traditional character as is. Two characters in traditional (范, 範) are represented now by only the one, 范, in standard Mandarin.