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Gender Masculine & Feminine
Scripts 君, 俊, 军, etc.(Chinese) (Korean Hangul) , etc.(Korean Hanja)
Pronounced Pron. CHUYN(Chinese)
CHOON(Korean)
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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.
VariantJoon(Korean)
Other Languages & CulturesQuân(Vietnamese)
Same SpellingJun (2)
User SubmissionJu-n

Sources & References

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

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