The ancient form of the character looks like a person so it originally represents the Han people or the ancient Chinese. The character is also used to stand for China today. Xia is the name of the earliest Chinese dynasty, the Xia Dynasty (2070 BC - 1600 B C). Xia means summer.
Or get a large, frameable image of the Chinese Last Name: Xia (xia4)
Also you may get a stamp of the Chinese Last Name: Xia (xia4)
There is a downloadable zip file for each item ordered, which includes the Chinese characters in six different styles with both the traditional and simplified form. The Chinese characters are large and in high quality. The one shown above is in the standard style with the simplified form and the size of the characters is reduced. View samples of the Chinese characters or check out FAQs for more info.
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Email the Chinese Last Name: Xia (xia4)