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【Daily Sentences】What’s your family name?

Nín ɡuì xìnɡ?

您贵姓?

What’s your family name?

Notes:

您(nín): you(respectful)

贵(ɡuì): respectful

姓(xìnɡ): family name

*It’s a very polite and formal way to ask other’s name. Chinese people often use it when visiting the company.

Example:

A: 您贵姓?

Nín ɡuì xìnɡ?

What’s your family name?

B:我姓王。

Wǒ xìnɡ wánɡ.

My family name is Wang.

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