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Pak or PAK may refer to:


  • B. J. Pak, Korean-American attorney and politician
  • Bo Hi Pak (born 1930), prominent member of the Unification Church
  • Gary Pak (born 1952), writer, editor and professor of English
  • Greg Pak, American New York-based film director/comic book writer, known for his work on such books featuring the Hulk
  • Igor Pak (born 1971), professor of mathematics at the University of California, Los Angeles, working in combinatorics and discrete probability
  • SuChin Pak (born 1976), South Korean-born American television news correspondent
  • Ty Pak (born 1938), Korean-born writer and speaker on Korean/Asian American affairs and literature
  • Yangjin Pak, South Korean President of the Society for East Asian Archaeology since 2012
  • Pak (Korean surname), 박, also romanized Park


  • Pakistan (mainly used as an adjective), a sovereign country in Asia
  • The ISO 3166 identification code and the vehicle registration plate of PAK
  • Pak, Afghanistan, a village in Badakhspak tvhan Province
  • Pak Tea House, a café in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
  • Wapak, OH, an irrelevant town in Ohio


  • a language called Pak


  • PaK, the German abbreviation for anti-tank guns
  • PAK DA, a Russian strategic bomber under development
  • PAK FA, a Russian fifth-generation fighter aircraft
  • PAK TA, a Russian transport jet under development

Science and technology[edit]

  • p21 activated kinase, any of a family of enzymes
  • PAK (file format), extension is frequently used as an abbreviation of "package". There is no standard for this extension, although several mutually incompatible formats exist, such as the file format from NoGate Consultings, a rival from ARC-Compressor



  • Panhellenic Liberation Movement, one of the many anti-dictatorial movement organisations that campaigned against the 1967-1974 military regime of Greece. It was established in 1968 in Sweden by the exiled Andreas Papandreou
  • Kurdistan Freedom Party, an Iranian Kurdish party and guerrilla group, with bases in North Iraq.
  • In Indonesia, Usually used as mister or father: Dear Pak ...
  • Paak, an Islamic religious term describing something clean, as opposed to najis (unclean)
  • Tetra Pak, a multinational food packaging company

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