Chinese Name Analysis
The personalized analysis includes:
1. A beautiful cover featuring your child's name in Chinse calligraphy;
2. The correct pronunciation of each character;
3. A link to hear each character online;
4. The characters general meaning and how it is used in other Chinese words;
5. How to help a listener identify the character when speaking;
6. The traditional character (if different from the simplified character);
7. The character's 'radical'
8. The semantic breakdown of the composition of the character;
9. A 'stroke-by-stroke' drawing of the character to help you learn the proper method of writing the character.
BONUS!! Each order comes with a nine page "Introductory Guide" to the basics of Chinese names, a brief background of the Chinese written language, and other information to help you better understand the beauty and poetry of Chinese names. It is available exclusively with your order of the "Chinese Name Analysis."
Here is a sample of a some of the pages of a personalized name analysis:
Each document is personally prepared analyzing each character of your child's Chinese name.
Together the personalized Chinese Name Analysis and the Introductory Guide will give you and your child a greater appreciation and understanding of his or her Chinese name and start you on a journey to discover all the wonders of your child's Chinese name.
The following is a sample of just one page of the Introductory Guide
Cost and Ordering Information:
An analysis of each name (usually 3 characters, but somtimes 2 or 4) is $30. This includes the personalized analysis of your child's name, along with the booklet giving a brief description of names and naming in China and the introduction to Chinese language and pinyin.
A digital copy (.pdf file) will emailed to you.
If you would like a hard copy, printed on white bond paper, please add an additional $10 for printing. (Total of $40 per name.)
For a CD containing the .pdf files of your Child's Name Analysis and the Introductory Booklet, add an additional $5. (Total of $45 per name) (There is no additional CD charges for multiple names per order, unless separate CDs for each name are requested.)
Shipping and handling per order (except email only orders) is $8 for shipping in the U.S. International shipping rates may vary slightly.
To order by email and pay via paypal, send a request to Susan Broberg at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
To order by email and pay via check, send a request to Susan Broberg at: email@example.com and mail the check to:
334 W. Tabernacle Ste. D
St. George, UT 84770
To order by mail send a request and check to:
334 W. Tabernacle Ste D
St. George, UT 84770
Your Order request should include:
1. A copy or "picture" (i.e. scan of a referral document) of your child's name in characters. (Since many characters sound alike, you must provide a "picture" of your child's name in characters, not the English translation). You may email the picture, as an attachment a .jpeg or bitmap image of the characters. If you would like to order by mail, please include a written copy of your child's Chinese name (the characters).
2. Your child or children's full English name.
3. Indicate your choice of picture for the calligraphy/cover art of your child's name analysis. (See below)
4. Payment choice. Either Check or via PayPal. (If you wish to pay by PayPal, please send your order and I will send you a link to pay via paypal).
5. Order option:
- A: Email only. You will recieve your Booklets via email as .pdf file attachments (You will need Adobe Acrobat or equivalent to view and print). $30 per name.
- B: Hard Copy. You will recieve your Booklets via email as .pdf file attachments AND copies of both booklets printed on white bond paper will be mailed to you. $40 per name, plus $8 shipping and handling*.
- C: Hard Copy plus CD. You will reieve your Booklets via email as .pdf attachments AND copies of both booklets printed on white bond paper AND a cd containing the .pdf files will be mailed to you via U.S. Mail. $45 per name, plus $8 shipping and handling*.
*Orders for more than one name pays a total of $8.00 for shipping and handling, expect in cases of very large orders.
*Orders to be shipped overseas will be assessed an additional charge for shipping and handling, depending on location to be shipped.
Please allow 2 weeks for completion and delivery of your Name Analysis
Picture Choices (indicate choice by the word to the left of each picture):
(calligraphy prints in traditional Chinese characters only, which may be different from the simplified form used in mainland China)