Baek

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Baek (Korean pronunciation: [pɛ̝k̚]), also often spelled Paek, Baik, Paik is a Korean family name. In the year 2000, there were 351,275 people with this surname in South Korea. The word means the color white.

Baek
Hangul
Hanja
Revised RomanizationBaek
McCune–ReischauerPaek

Baek (白)Edit

"白" has a Cantonese origin from the Yuan dynasty and Goryeo dynasty.

Baek (苩)Edit

Some Baekje refugees from the late Silla age had this surname.

  • Paik Ga (苩加), Mahan ruler
  • Paik Yong (苩龍), Silla general
  • Paik Ki (苩奇), Baekje general
  • Paik Ga (苩加), Baekje painter

List of famous BaeksEdit

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See alsoEdit