Zhu or ZHU may refer to: *Zhu (surname), common Chinese surnames **Zhu Yuanzhang, first emperor of the Ming Dynasty *Zhu River, or Pearl River, in southern China *Zhu (state), ancient Chinese state, later renamed Zou. *Zhu (string instrument), ancient Chinese string instrument *Zhu (percussion instrument), ancient Chinese percussion instrument *Zhu (musician), an American electronic music artist *Zhuhai Jinwan Airport - ZHU is the 3 letter IATA code for the airport *Zhu languages *Houston Air Route Traffic Control Center, known as ZHU {{disambiguation