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Meiring is a surname. Notable people with the surname include:

Alton Andrew Meiring is a South African football (soccer) striker for Premier Soccer League club Jomo Cosmos and South Africa.

Georg Meiring South African army general

General Georg Meiring was a South African military commander. He served as Chief of the Army (1990–93) and Chief of the South African National Defence Force (1993–98).

Lin Meiring is a South African former swimmer. He competed in the men's 100 metre backstroke at the 1952 Summer Olympics. Meiring finished fourth in the 1954 British Empire and Commonwealth Games 110 yards backstroke.

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