- The first name 令东 (Lingdong) is pronounced approximately as "Lean Dunn."
- The surname 孔 (Kong) is pronounced roughly as "Kung."
- 令 (Ling) is my generation name in the Family, literally meaning "order" and "command."
- 东 (Dong) is the given name, literally meaning "east."
- When put together, 令东 (Lingdong) in Ancient Chinese means "chasing dreams from afar" or "march on towards future."
My Name in Chinese Classical Prose