Hwangbo (Korean surname)

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Hangul 황보
Hanja 皇甫
Revised Romanization Hwang-bo
McCune–Reischauer Hwang-po

Hwangbo is an uncommon family name in Korea. As of 2000, there were just 9,148 people by this name in South Korea.[1][2] The name Hwangbo originated from the Chinese surname Huangfu.

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  1. ^ Population figures are based on 2000 records from the Korean National Statistical Office. The figures for the 22 most popular surnames include estimates from North Korea, while figures for other names refer to South Korea only.
  2. ^ [1] (in Korean)

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