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Posted by beansss AKP STAFF 11 days ago

Find out what baby boy and baby girl names were the most popular in Korea in 2018!

The Korean Supreme Court's Electronic Family Registry System has unveiled statistical results of the most popular baby boy and baby girl names among new parents in the past year, 2018!

It looks like some new parents were inspired by trending celebrity names when considering their own baby's names, judging by the results below. 

Here are the most popular baby boy names in descending order:

#10 - Yoo Joon

#9 - Eun Woo

#8 - Joo Won 


#7 - Ye Joon


#6 - Ji Ho



#5 - Min Joon


#4 - Si Woo 


#3 - Do Yoon

#2 - Ha Joon

#1 - Seo Joon


Now here are the most popular baby girl names, in descending order:

#10 - Ji U


#9 - Ji Woo

#8 - Soo Ah 


#7 - Seo Yeon 


#6 - Ha Rin 

#5 - Ha Eun


#4 - Seo Yoon


#3 - Ha Yoon



#2 - Seo Ah


#1 - Ji Ahn!

Which name is your favorite?

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almamirobibi 11 days ago 0
11 days ago

There is a lot of oo...

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jklee989 10 days ago 0
10 days ago

hahahaha yasss eun woo and seo joon!!

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woojinscreeching 10 days ago 3
10 days ago

Both JiU and JiWoo are written as 지우 though? How are they different if both are Korean names?

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kpopleo 10 days ago 1
10 days ago

Based on the charts/hangul, it's actually Ji Yoo and Ji Woo

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woojinscreeching 9 days ago 0
9 days ago

Ah I hadn't looked at the chart! Then they romanization in the article was wrong as fantasticlau said. Thanks! 😊

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fantasticlau 10 days ago 0
10 days ago

JiU is not the right way to romanise it, Ji Yoo is more accurate

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pink_oracle 10 days ago 0
10 days ago

This article is a damn mess.

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ratmonster 11 days ago 0
11 days ago

lol

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rosette93 11 days ago 0
11 days ago

seojoon, jisoo, hyuk for me :D

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