Kang (Korean surname)

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Kang
Hangul
Hanja 姜, 康, 江, 強, 剛
Revised Romanization Gang
McCune–Reischauer Kang

Kang or Gang is a common Korean family name. Altogether, the holders of this name number more than 1 million in South Korea, according to the 2000 census.[1] The name "Kang" can actually represent any of 5 different hanja, or Chinese characters. However, the great majority of Kangs (more than 1 million) bear the surname 姜.[1]

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