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Gender Masculine & Feminine
Scripts 勇, 永, etc.(Chinese) (Korean Hangul) , etc.(Korean Hanja)
Pronounced Pron. YUWNG(Chinese)
YONG(Korean)
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Meaning & History

From Chinese (yǒng) meaning "brave" or (yǒng) meaning "perpetual, eternal". 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.
Other Languages & CulturesYuu(Japanese) Dũng(Vietnamese)
Other ReadingsIsamu(Japanese)

Sources & References

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