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Lu Han – Lu(鹿)=deer, an uncommon Chinese surname. Han(晗)=before dawn
Kris(Wu Fan) – Wu(吴)=popular Chinese surname, synonymous with wu(无)=no. Fan(凡)=ordinary. When put together it sounds like: not ordinary aka extraordinary.
Lay(Zhang YiXing) – Zhang(张)=popular Chinese surname. Yi(艺)=art, talent. Xing(兴)=happy, to initiate, to be interested.
Tao(Huang ZiTao) – Huang(黄)=yellow, popular Chinese surname. Zi(子)=son. Tao(滔)=pouch for arrows & swords, when used in a name, denotes reserved, humble, forgiving. Fans nicknamed him Tao(桃)=peach.
Xiu Min – SME never indicated which Chinese characters the syllables “Xiu” and “Min” were supposed to assume. Popular consensus is that Xiu(秀) = pretty, exceptional. Min(敏)= agile, keen.
Chen – SME never indicated the character for the syllable “Chen” either… so fans nicknamed him Cheng Zi(橙子)=orange.