Jong-hyun

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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 Jong-hyun (singer) (1990–2017), South Korean singer, member of South Korean boy band SHINee
  • Lee Jong-hyun (born 1990), South Korean singer and actor, member of rock band CNBLUE
  • JR (South Korean singer) (born Kim Jong-hyun, 1995), South Korean singer, member of South Korean boy band NU'EST
  • Choi Jong-hyun (born 1995), South Korean singer, member of South Korean boy band Teen Top
Football players
Other sportspeople

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "인명용 한자표" [Table of hanja for use in personal names] (PDF). South Korea: Supreme Court. August 2007. Archived from the original (PDF) on 29 August 2017. Retrieved 2013-10-17.