Ainüe

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It is composed of two syllables: "Ai" and "Nüe".

Spelling ai
Closest English pronunciation /aɪ/
Hint As in English "eye".
Chinese Pinyin āi ái ǎi ài
Common characters in names 爱 艾


Spelling nüe
Closest English pronunciation /nüe/
Hint "no" + "ü" + "bed". The /ü/ sound is the same as the ü in German, and u in French. It can be pronounced as English letter "E" with tightly rounded lips. In Chinese Pinyin keyboard, ü is entered with the key "v".
Chinese Pinyin nüē nüé nüě nüè
Common characters in names (Common in language but rare in names) 虐