The most popular names of Kpop idols, no wonder idols must use nicknames

Phuong Hoa Nguyen, 29-01-2018
(KPOPLINE) - The story of many namesakes is becoming a common fact in Kpop world - where idols are "born".

Every year, Kpop gets a lot of new rookie groups with hundreds of new names ... It's hard for us to remember all these names.To make a difference or to impress fans, idols have to use nickname to pay attention.

And here are popular names of Kpop.

1. Minhyuk

Minhyuk is probably the most popular name in Kpop, there are many idols with the same name such as: Kang Minhyuk (CNBLUE), Lee Minhyuk (BTOB), Lee Minhyuk (B-Bomb - Block B) Lee Minhyuk (Monsta X), Kim Minhyuk (MAP6), Park Minhyuk (Rocky - ASTRO).

2. Soojung

Soojung - the most popular female names, such as Jung Soojung (Krystal - f (x)), Kim Soojung (Sowon - GFriend), Lee Soojung (Baby Soul - Lovelyz), Ryu Soojung (Lovelyz) also bear the same name.

3. Jisoo

Jisoo names are so favoured by new idol generation, including Hong Jisoo (Joshua - Seventeen), Park Jisoo (Jihyo - TWICE), Seo Jisoo (Lovelyz), Kim Jisoo (Black Pink).

4. Minwoo

Minwoo is quite popular in Kpop world when Shinhwa, ZE: A or Boyfriend idols have members with this name.

Lee Minwoo (Shinhwa), Ha Minwoo (ZE: A), Seo Minwoo (100%), Noh Minwoo (Boyfriend).

5. Yoobin or Yubin

Yoobin or Yubin are common names. Look at this list below you will understand.

Kim Yubin (Wonder Girls), Bae Yoobin (Binnie - Oh My Girl), Lee Yoobin (Dami - Dreamcatcher), Song Yoo Bin (MYTEEN)

6. Jonghyun

Regarding popular names in Kpop, we can not ignore the name Jonghyun because most of male idols also have this name such as Kim Jonghyun (SHINee), Lee Jonghyun (CNBLUE), Choi Jonghyun (Changjo - Teen Top), Kim Jonghyun (JR - NU'EST).

7. Bora

Many beautiful girls Yoon Bora (Sistar), Shin Bora (Hana - gugudan), Kim Bora (SuA - Dreamcatcher) are all named Bora.

8. Sooyoung

From old idol generation to new idol generation, they all share the name Sooyoung like Choi Sooyoung (SNSD), Park Sooyoung (Joy - Red Velvet), Park Sooyoung (Lizzy - After School).

9. Seunghyun

The name Seunghyun was also named by 3 guys: Choi Seunghyun (T.O.P - Big Bang), Lee Seunghyun (Seungri - Big Bang), Song Seunghyun (F.T. Island).

10. Hansol

Hansol - an unfamiliar name but it's still shared among those idols such as Choi Hansol (Vernon - Seventeen), Kim Hansol (Topp Dogg), Ji Hansol (S.M. Rookies).

11. Jimin

The name Jimin was taken by Jimin (BTS) and Jimin (AOA).

12. JinYoung

The last name is JinYoung, not to mention rookie member Jin Young (Wanna One) but also two other seniors also have the same name such as JinYoung (B1A4) and JinYoung (GOT7) and this name is also the name of JYP president - Park Jin Young.



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