Chinese Names – Adam Cooper and Kaye Woods
Adam Cooper of Ballymoney has become famous on Facebook Live for sharing his passion for Chinese cooking through Addycooks – his show that has drawn thousands of viewers who watch as he chops vegetables and beat eggs!
This character represents Adam and Eve as described in Genesis 2. Their base depicts their camouflaging themselves behind leaves of a tree for protection.
Early Life and Education
Adam was once considered a religious name due to its association with biblical history; however, today the name has come to be used by people of various faiths and religions alike. Additionally, its meaning connects it to colors and gemstones.
Chinese character “guang” depicts two radiant individuals, symbolically depicting their sinlessness similar to biblical characters. Another chinese word called xian depicts Adam, the first human.
Adam Williams hails from a family with deep ties to China. Two sets of his maternal great grandparents came to China during the 1890s; Dr Muir served on Port Arthur during Russo-Japanese war and treated both armies while another maternal great grandparent worked as a railway engineer building bridges throughout North China.
Adam Schorr is a partner at Margolis & Tisman LLP law firm and an instructor for UCLA Law School’s “Doing Business in China” course, and often speaks on Chinese legal and business issues. Additionally, Adam is a member of both California State Bar and Los Angeles Asia Society.
He has led various complex professional services assignments for global clients, such as fulfilling lateral partner remits and leading firms sponsored by corporate and private equity funds, including management consulting, advisory services, outsourcing legal and information services firms. His practice area specializes in Healthcare, Life Sciences and Financial Services industries.
He hails from Hong Kong and speaks fluent Mandarin. Additionally, he is an accomplished singer – writing and performing songs for TVB wuxia dramas such as Chor Lau Heung.
Achievement and Honors
Adam is well known as an outstanding Chinese calligrapher for his ability to craft characters over 6-feet high. His talent has drawn crowds and TV cameras. Additionally, Adam was honored with EAS Price of Excellence in Chinese.
Adam’s chinoiserie designs for Harewood and Kenwood built upon both formal solutions and social functions he had developed at Montagu, while dissolving any distinction between classical ornament and Chinese architecture. For instance, both caryatid and urn designs feature classical lambrequins decorated with bells and palmettes as symbols that combine together.
Adam was given a Chinese name that means “briliant”, suggesting he was endowed with unmatched grace and beauty. Eve is also rendered similarly, suggesting their divine aura was further cemented through use of image guang for both.
Adam specializes in primitive skills and spirituality, and runs a small community supported agriculture (CSA). Together with Kaye, Adam lives at Gateways Farm, an historic New England family homestead where they connect to nature by learning how to live within its boundaries.
He previously served for a quango that promoted trade with China, taking him all across its vast landscape. Subsequently he founded China Consulting Research Services (CCRS), which specialises in offering research and analysis of Chinese companies to Western investors.
He has written multiple books. The Emperor’s Bones’ was published in China in 2013 and quickly reached the best seller list on Dang Dang Wang within days of being made available for sale. Additionally, he is working on another novel about China in the 1920s that draws upon stories from his mother and grandmother who lived there between World Wars.
Adam Woods is the co-founder and CEO of Uniswap, one of the world’s premier decentralized cryptocurrency exchanges. An early contributor to Ethereum, including writing the Yellow Paper technical specification document as well as proposing the Solidity programming language to power its network, his net worth is estimated at several hundreds of millions dollars; his net worth can also be found on TikTok and according to public filings he owns shares in Akamai Technologies Inc worth $2 Million as of 2023-05-09.