Given Name JEONG

GENDER: Feminine & Masculine
USAGE: Korean
OTHER SCRIPTS: (Korean Hangul), 靜, 貞, 正, etc. (Korean Hanja)
PRONOUNCED: JUNG   [details]

Meaning & History

From Sino-Korean (jeong) meaning "quiet, still, gentle" or (jeong) meaning "virtuous, chaste, loyal", as well as other characters which are pronounced similarly. It usually occurs in combination with another character, though it is sometimes used as a stand-alone name.

Categories

chastity, gentle, loyalty, quiet, virtues
VARIANTS: Jong, Jung
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Zhen (Chinese), Trinh (Vietnamese)