Gender Masculine & Feminine
Scripts 勇, 永, etc.(Chinese) (Korean Hangul) , etc.(Korean Hanja)
Pronounced Pron. YUWNG(Chinese) YONG(Korean)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

From Chinese (yǒng) meaning "brave" or (yǒng) meaning "perpetual, eternal" [1]. This can also be a single-character Korean name, for example from the hanja meaning "brave". This name can be formed by other characters besides those listed here.

Related Names

Other Languages & Cultures, Yuu(Japanese) Dũng(Vietnamese)
Other ReadingsIsamu(Japanese)

People think this name is

classic   mature   formal   natural   wholesome   strong   refined   strange   serious  


Sources & References

  1. Lin Shan. What's in a Chinese Name. Federal Publications, 1986, page 131.
Entry updated February 4, 2020