Xiao Ming (小明)
Origin: Chinese – the most common Chinese name used in Singapore Chinese school text book
Xiao Ming (小明) is a common Chinese name in Singapore and is widely used in Chinese School textbook as one of its main character/protagonist.
The popular Hokkien name Ah Beng in Chinese is 阿明. Both names are very popular in existence and usage in Singaporeans’ daily lives.
Example: “今天小明上了课之后就回家。 (Today, after Xiao Ming had finished his lessons, he went home straight.)