CHOI 최, 崔 Korean
From Sino-Korean 崔 (choe)
meaning "high, lofty, towering"
HAN 한, 韓 Chinese, Korean
From Chinese 韩 (hán)
referring to the ancient state of Han, which existed from the 5th to 3rd centuries BC in what is now Shanxi and Henan provinces.
JO 조, 趙 Korean
Alternate transcription of Korean Hangul 조
KIM 김, 金 Korean
Korean form of JIN
, from Sino-Korean 金 (gim)
. This is the most popular surname in Korea.
PARK (1) 박, 樸, 朴 Korean
From Sino-Korean 樸, 朴 (bak)
meaning "plain, unadorned, simple"
SONG 송, 宋 Chinese, Korean
From Chinese 宋 (sòng)
referring to the Song dynasty, which ruled China from 960 to 1279.