`` Europe '' origin
There are two origins of Ou's surname : 1 from Ou Ye's, and the same origin as the district. In the Spring and Autumn Period, a craftsman named Ou Yezi, because he lived in Ou Yushan, and was famous for smelting and forging weapons, so he named Ou Ye. Ou Yezi later moved to Yeshan, Fujian's Minhou County, and forged five swords such as Zhanlu, Juyu, Shengxie, Fish Sausage, and Pure Hook for the King of Yue. Famous. Later, apprentice Yu cast three swords for Long Chu, Tai A, and Gongbu for King Chu. The descendants of Ou Yezi used the ancestor's name as the surname, forming the Ou surname. In some cases, the owed word is the district name. Europe and the district sound the same. 2 from the surname. Same family as Ouyang . The son of Emperor Shao Kang of the Xia Dynasty was confined to Hueiji and established the Yue Kingdom as the vassal kingdom. By the Spring and Autumn Period, it was destroyed by Wu Guo . Nineteen years later, Gou Jian returned to China. At the time when Gou Jian VI Sun Wujiang was the king of Yue. Destroyed by the Chu Kingdom, Wuxi's second son's hoof was sealed in the south of Wucheng Ouyu Mountain, with Shannan as the sun, so it was called Ouyang Tinghou. , Formed three surnames Ou, Ouyang, Ouhou. Later, although there are also Ouyang and Ouhou provinces named Ou, but the origin is still this branch.
The Ou family Wang lives in Pingyang (now southwest of Linfen).
[Title]: Eight Swords Hall: In the Spring and Autumn Period, Ou Yezi was good at casting swords. The King of Yue asked him to cast five swords (Zhanlu, Juya, Shengxie, Fish Sausage, and Pure Hook). Later, the general was Zhao Wang Three swords (Long Yuan, Tai A, and Gongbu) were cast, all of which are famous swords in history.