Today Gushi and Runan counties in Xinyang City, Henan Province, Lixin County, Huaibei City, Anhui Province, Tianshui City, Pingliang City, Gansu Province, Urumqi City, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, Fuping County, Shaanxi Province, Beijing, Heilongjiang Qitaihe City, Daxinganling Area, Jiangsu Province, Suzhou City, Wujiang City, Jiangsu Province, Hangzhou City, Jiaxing City, Zhejiang Province, Pingyin County, Jinan City, Shandong Province, Dong'e County, Liaocheng City, Wuhan City, Hubei Province, Yunnan The Pu'er City (Simao City) of the Province, Ning'er County (Pu'er County), Luliang County, Africa, Nigeria and other places all have Ru clan distribution.
1. Derived from the surname of Ji , from Fengyi, the son of King Zhouping, belonging to the name of Juyi. According to the historical record of Tang Jiu-Ling, Zhang Jiuling 's "Yuanyuan Yunpu": "Zhou Ping, Wang Shaozi was sealed in Ruzhou, and later there was the Ru Family ." The ancestor's name was Shi. 3. Derived from the place name, it is from Wang Yi Ruyi in the Eastern Zhou Dynasty, and belongs to the name of Juyi.
Ru dove. Ru's name comes from the place name. In the Zhou Dynasty , the original river name Rushui (now in the south of Henan Province, now called Ruhe), among the residents who lived on the shore of Rushui, this river was used as the surname. It may be out of gratitude for this river, they are the ancestors of the surname Ru . According to legend, after the Zhou Dynasty moved to Luoyang, King Zhou Ping sealed the youngest son in Ruchuan (now southern Henan Province), the official marquis, and he was called Ruhou. The descendants of Ruhou use the surname of Fengyi as Ru's. In addition, during the Shang Dynasty , there were the wise men Ruju and Rufang, who were once high officials, and later descendants became Ru's, passed down from generation to generation. According to "The Surname of the Surname", Zhou Ping Wang Shaozi was sealed in Ruchuan, and later there was Ru. And "Yuanhe Surname Compilation" contained, after Yin Xianren Shangshu Ruju. Descendants of the Ru family regarded Ruju as the ancestor of the Ru family.
Ru or the ancient Han surname, but the total population is not included in the top 300 of the 100 surnames in mainland China and Taiwan Province. It is ranked as the 462th gatekeeper in the Song version of "100 surnames". The Wangs came from Tianshui County and Bohai County. Ru is not listed in the top 100 of the 100 surnames on the mainland and Taiwan. Ruhe is the birthplace of the Ru family in China. There is a Ru River in Henan Province, which has been famous since ancient times, and it is described in the "Geography" of "Hanshu". After King Zhou Ping inherited the throne, he separated his only sons into various places and established his own portal as princes. At that time, one of his youngest sons was sealed in Ruchuan, now Ruhe. Later, the descendants of Ruhou, surnamed Ru, "take the country as the clan", and have continued to reproduce and pass down. Regarding the origin of the Ru family, the book "Yuanhe Surname" states that the younger son of King Zhou Ping was sealed in Ruchuan, and his descendants had the Ru family. Some scholars believe that the surname Ru appeared earlier, and it already existed during the Yin and Shang dynasties. There is a well-known sage Rujiu at the time in Shangshu. According to the "Yuanhe Surname Compilation", there are Ruju and Rufang in Shangshu. Ru surnamed Wang Tianshui County (West Hanzhi County. Equivalent to today's Tianshui, Gansu Province east of Longxi), Bohai County (West Hanzhi County. Today in Hebei Province, Liaoning Province along the Bohai Bay coast).
Hall numberTianshui Church: Yi Wang Li Church.
Bohai Church: Li Wang Church.
RankThe character of Ru Family in Suzhou, Jiangsu: "King inherited the ancestor De Youqi, the descendants of the virtuous filial piety, and taught the poetry and calligraphy of Ze Mian". Note: This branch is recycled.