Origin:Chinese
Meaning:Peaceful, calm, serene
Ning is a gender-neutral baby name of Chinese origin. Meaning “peaceful,” “calm,” and “serene,” this wholesome baby name has flowed throughout China, Thailand, and Taiwan. If you intend to raise baby in the Taoism tradition or not, you likely know that Ning, or peace, is a big part of living a pleasant life. Taoists believe that if you’re peaceful and calm, you can release ego and conflict, creating harmony. Luckily with the name Ning and its tranquil connotations, baby can carry wisdom and serenity wherever they go.

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