Jong-hyun

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For the Korean given name spelled 정현, see Jung-hyun.
Jong-hyun
Hangul 종현
Hanja , , , , , and others
Revised Romanization Jonghyeon
McCune–Reischauer Chonghyŏn

Jong-hyun is a Korean masculine given name. Its meaning differs based on the hanja used to write each syllable of the name. There are 19 hanja with the reading "jong" and 25 hanja with the reading "hyun" on the South Korean government's official list of hanja which may be registered for use in given names.[1]

People with this name include:

Entertainers
  • Hong Jong-hyun (born 1990), South Korean actor
  • Kim Jonghyun (born 1990), South Korean idol and singer, member of South Korean boy band SHINee
  • Lee Jong-hyun (born 1990), South Korean singer and actor; member of rock band CNBLUE
Sportspeople

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "인명용 한자표" [Table of hanja for use in personal names]. South Korea: Supreme Court. Retrieved 2013-10-17.