There are multiple origins and translations for the name Wang:
1. Chinese name (王) - "emperor, king, monarch; prince (the title of nobility)" or of (望) - "hope; gaze, look".
2. Comes from the Persian word (ونگ) semantics - "poverty, misery, poorness".
3. Derived from Vietnamese word (vàng) and interpretation is - "gold".
May also refer to Wang (feminine name ).