Zhao is currently ranked seventh in the Chinese name of the most common, a large population, accounted for about 2.3 percent of the Han population.
Its origin are threefold:
1, to Kim's days as the origins of少昊. Sima Zhen's "Historical Records •索隐" pointed out: "" Zuo Zhuan "Tancheng States, after少昊, and win family surname is also built, the Qin, Zhao also少昊's ancestors." Western Zhou Dynasty, the origin of少昊Cepheid Gong was due to the city thanks to Zhao, when the subsequent establishment of Zhao during the Warring States period, after the death of Zhao, a country's children and grandchildren.
2, for the minority to come Zhao. If there are Zhao Ji Han (Hun), and Zhao Yi-fu ( "Nanban"), the Five have赵国珍(zang ke descendants of chiefs).
3, ZHAO Song赐姓. There have been Lee, Moody's last name, long name,复姓YUWEN historical figure, was赐姓Zhao.
Ancestor of a family name
Cepheid.少昊of origin, the Western Zhou Ma Yu famous master. Fortunately, in the week by穆王, legends of good horses he had taken eight, presented to the King and Royal, the westbound to the Kunlun Mountains, see Queen Mother of the West, exceptionally enjoyable time. Xuzhou heard after the anti-Wang Yan Xu, thus pro-Royal车驾,穆王day without carrying thousands of miles, and return in due course, to put down disorder, and reactive power was a result of the city thanks to Zhao (Zhao Hongdong County in Shanxi Province this town). When under the赵襄子spread, with South Korea, Jin Wei-third, the establishment of Zhao, Qin Zhao BC二二二年destroyed. Subsequent generations to the country's name, said Zhao, and respect for the founder of Cepheid.
Western Zhou Dynasty, the son of the seventh generation Cepheid孙叔with the rate of some clans voted by Jin Zhou, and growing prosperity in the three countries the establishment of sub-Jin Zhao, known as the "last week, such as Jin, Zhao-chang before." To the demise Zhao, Zhao has been distributed in Shanxi, Hebei, Henan, Shandong and other places. Zhao out of the First Qin Emperor after generation after Wang moved to Tianshui, Gansu,赵王transfer was exiled to this county in Hubei room. Qin Dynasty, it will be (now Hebei Zhengding) the establishment of the Southern people赵佗Zhao, Zhao again since the scope of activities to promote the northern part of Guangdong and Guangxi and Viet Nam. Western Han Dynasty, Zhao Fei-sister killed, and its people forced to move to the County in western Liaoning, Zhao who is also the beginning of activities in the Northeast. Eastern Han Dynasty Dong Zhuo to avoid the chaos, Luoyang who moved jiangdong asylum Zhao, who really set for Zhao Sichuan赵子龙. When the Northern Wei Dynasty, Luoyang Tianshui Zhao a move, and then moved to guard裔孙Wuchuan Gui (now Inner Mongolia). Early Tang Dynasty, there officers and men in the Ping Zhao, "Xiao hunt pretty chaotic," and settled in Fujian sent. Five Dynasties, there龚南Han Zhao regime as Liu settle in Guangzhou. According to "History of the Song imperial clan descent • Table" contains:宋朝宗room is divided into three branches, namely, Dynasty (Zhao Kuangyin) sects, King (赵光义) sects,魏王(Chao-US) branches. Yan WANG Dynasty is divided into sects (赵德昭) sects and the King of Qin (赵德芳) branches, branches in the Northern Song Dynasty king外放officials and relocation due to the following areas: Yingzhou City, Anhui, Sichuan Shu State (now the Sung Hing), Taizhou, Jiangsu, Zhenjiang, Fujian, Fuzhou, Quanzhou, Jian, Jiangxi, Hubei Jiangling, Guangdong and other places Nanxiong, Qin branches were moved to the following areas: Zhejiang Shaoxing, Huzhou, Taizhou, Minnesota, the state Wucheng, Fujian Fuzhou, Quanzhou, Jiangsu true state, the state of peace ; and then down to room魏王State (now the County of Hubei room), their children and grandchildren and migration officials Kaifeng area, Henan, Luoyang, China沂州, Jeju, Tingzhou Fujian, Jiangsu, Kunshan, Liyang City, Zhejiang Province, etc. Xiushui . Jingkang of shame, the emblem of Qin 2 taken to the city of five countries (this Heilongjiang Songhua River mouth), King branches be moved in the proliferation of large areas of the Northeast. The early Southern Song Dynasty, Hangzhou, south赵构Kangwang capital, it moved to southern Zhao, and some emigrated, Changshu, Jiangsu, Jiangxi Shangrao some migrants,被灭the Southern Song Dynasty, the Southern Song imperial clan, scattered and fled to Penghu, Chaoyang and other places in Guangdong reproduction area. Since after the Song Dynasty, Zhao across the country. It is worth noting that Zhao's moved overseas. The late Ming, and Zhao远渡重洋at risk overseas, and its ethnic composition of a variety of habitat in Southeast Asia and the United States. Yao Zhao, such as in Myanmar, Laos, Vietnam and the United States, France, Canada and other countries are distributed; Zhuang Zhao scattered in Vietnam, Laos, Thailand and other places.
Point No. County Hall
Zhao multiply in the long process of the formation of a number of gun look, there are the following. 1, Tianshui County, where rule-ping Xiang (通渭northwest Gansu); 2,涿郡, where governance涿县(now Hebei Zhuozhou); 3, Nanyang County, where this rule Nanyang City in Henan Province; 4,下邳County, governance where下邳(now Jiangsu Suining); 5, Yingchuan County, where this administration Yu County, Henan Province; 6, plain County, the county government is located in Shandong plain; 7, Hanyang County, where governance冀县(Gangu Gansu).
"Half of", "Qin crane", "Tianshui," "孝思", "Gu Zhi", "Cui Huan", "Yi Jing", "a base" and so on.
1, Zhao-generation talent out there, the talent for hundreds of years. Zhao has king, the prime minister to Hill,枭雄generals are widely in their respective fields have done.
2, home by complicated to understand genealogy.
3, family motto teaching future generations. Such as the floor, Zhao Zhangcun have "a little family discipline", the text contains: "Since the eight-year-old male into the private school, for the rate to 30, ... ... and归田scattered farming season, farmers backlash that rehabilitation into Sook. 30 more, has become a name or into the asylum for the aged or the Chinese, the business works very well; all its only to make any of the near post, or from agricultural and industrial governance garden or things, or material things, or observe the living room kitchen. leisure time to study the history books, industry dismutase Huang, parents are not of asked, but may not play a good cause no good. ... ... do not idlers, when people have no time. there is not compliance with house rules, the people called together by the parents reprimanded. If David Bailey or negligence, then both in the main, it bound. "
The essence of celebrity
Zhao-ling WANG: Yong of the Warring States, when the sixth Zhao Guojun, Zhao reform the traditional attire of "胡服骑射" to improve the combat effectiveness of Zhao, so赵国成for the late Warring States and Qin was able to contend with the military power. Zhao平原君: Warring States, one of the four son to "thousands of customers" and known for.赵奢,赵括father and son:赵奢make the best use of soldiers, have been closed due to reactive power service Jun Ma.赵括good on paper, short in practice, since white was Qin's defeat in the long-ping, Zhao Jun was buried alive 400,000. Zhao: Chin II when the prime minister, right and wrong and arbitrary. Zhao: Changshan (Hebei Zhengding today), and the Three Kingdoms Shu's, chivalrous courage, Liu Bei, he had praise一身是胆. Zhao Kuangyin: Zhuozhou Hebei, and Chen Bridge mutiny, the establishment of the Song Dynasty,杯酒释兵权to strengthen the centralization of power. ZHAO Pu: thistle (now the south-west of Beijing), and贤相the early Northern Song Dynasty, for the establishment of the Northern Song Dynasty made a contribution, the "half of" The Analects of Confucius "world governance" of reputation. Zhao Ji Song: political fatuity, Shimonoseki, captured after the ban on Jin, but art is not Thatcher赵 姓是当今中国姓氏排行第七位的大姓，人口众多，约占全国汉族人口的百分之二点三。