Given Name JUN (1)

GENDER: Masculine & Feminine
USAGE: Chinese, Korean
OTHER SCRIPTS: 君, 俊, 军, etc. (Chinese), (Korean Hangul), , etc. (Korean Hanja)
PRONOUNCED: CHUYN (Chinese), JOON (Korean)  [details]

Meaning & History

From Chinese (jūn) meaning "king, ruler", (jùn) meaning "talented, handsome" (which is usually only masculine) or (jūn) meaning "army" (also usually only masculine). This is also a single-character Korean name, often from the hanja meaning "talented, handsome". This name can be formed by other characters besides those shown here.
VARIANT: Joon (Korean)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Quân (Vietnamese)
SAME SPELLING: Jun (2)
USER SUBMISSION: Ju-n

Sources & References

  • Lin Shan, What's in a Chinese Name (1986)

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Entry updated February 12, 2018