Some K-Pop idols have very unique and interesting family names as they are extremely rare. Their names definitely stand out from all the Kims, Lees, and Parks out there.
You can check them out below!
SeungKwan’s family name Boo has its origin from Jeju Island. In fact, anyone who has this surname is 99% likely to be from there.
Taeyang’s family name Dong is actually a more common surname found in North Korea than South Korea. There are only approximately around six thousand people in South Korea who have the surname Dong.
Ong SeongWu’s surname is probably the rarest of all as there are only approximately one thousand people in South Korea with the same surname. He is of course, the only celebrity in the nation to have the surname Ong as well.
SungJae’s family name Yook actually is of Chinese origin. According to history, a man by the name of Yook Bok from China settled in Korea back in the year 927.