Um (Korean surname)

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Um
Hangul
Hanja
Revised Romanization Eom
McCune–Reischauer Ŏm
Also transliterated as:
Um, Uhm, Aum, Oum, Ohm, Om or Uam

Um (Hangul) is a Korean surname. The origin is a royal Xianbei, proto-Mongol and later era Manchu (pronounced "Yen" or "Yan" in Taiwan and China, while pronounced "Kan" in Japan). The name entered into Korea during the second Manchu invasion of 1636. Um is a Korean pronunciation of 嚴.

List of people with the Korean surname Um[edit]

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