Baek

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Baek
Hangul
Hanja
Revised Romanization Baek
McCune–Reischauer Paek

Baek, also often spelled Paek, Baik or Paik, is a Korean family name. No one really know the true origin in which it started either in China or Korea as both history timeline were similar. In the year 2000, there were 351,275 people with this surname in South Korea. The word means the color white.

Baek (白)[edit]

"白" has a Cantonese origin from the Yuan dynasty and Goryeo dynasty.

Baek (苩)[edit]

Some Baekje refugees from the late Silla age had this surname.

  • Paik Ga (苩加), Mahan ruler
  • Paik Yong (苩龍), Silla general
  • Paik Ki (苩奇), Baekje general
  • Paik Ga (苩加), Baekje painter

List of famous Baeks[edit]

Baek
Baik
Paek
Paik

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