Talk:surname

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The Japanese and Korean translations seem to be the same as the Chinese - surely this is a mistake? — Paul G 10:06, 18 Nov 2004 (UTC)

I don't speak a word of Korean, but I do know that the language contains both hanja (borrowed Chinese characters) and hangul (the Korean writing script). Both are used in the translation, so I wouldn't worry. Tooironic 23:21, 17 June 2009 (UTC)


To verify: Obama as the swahili word to say surname: I don't know swahili, but if i click on the link it seems that Obama is A swahili surname

Obama is Luo, not Swahili. It is a completely different family of languages. —Stephen 17:29, 6 May 2010 (UTC)