Teoh is a Chinese family name. It is a romanization of Teochew and Hokkien names, including 张 or 張 ( p ). It is also rendered as Zhāng, or Cheung Tiu, Teo, Tio, Thio, and Tiew.
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The romanization "
Teo" is the 11th-most-common surname among Chinese Singaporeans, with 46,800 bearers making up 1.9% of that population.
United States, the romanization "Tiu" was the most common during the 1990 census, ranked 32,695th overall, and the romanization "Teo" was the most common during the year 2000 census, ranked 26,141st overall.
List of persons with the surname [ edit ]
Teoh Tiang Chye, Justice of Peace in Malacca
Teoh Chye Hin, Malaysian secretary general of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC)
Lina Teoh, or Angelina Teoh Pick Lim, Miss Malaysia, 1998.
Teoh Beng Hock, Malaysian journalist and political aide
Patrick Teoh, nickname "Voice of Malaysia", actor and radio personality in Malaysia
Lina Teoh, Miss Malaysia World 1998/1999 pageant
Jason Teoh, Malaysian politician, Chairman for MCA Gelang Patah division David Teoh, Australian businessman and founder of TPG Telecom.
Teo Chee Hean, Singaporean politician
Nicholas Teo, Malaysian Singer
Josephine Teo, Singaporean politician
Charles Teo, Australian neurosurgeon
Teo Nie Ching, Malaysian politician
Dave Teo, Singaporean former soldier
Pete Teo, Malaysian singer songwriter, film composer and filmmaker
Pearry Reginald Teo, Singaporean film director/producer
Teo Ho Pin, Singaporean politician
Clement Teo, Team Manager of the S. League team, Tampines Rover
Eddie Teo, Chairman of Singapore's Public Service Commission
Kelvin Teo, Malaysian entrepreneur
Nick Teo, Singaporean Actor Teo Shao Bin Deshawn, Singaporean Film Maker
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