Seoul Dog Names

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Introduction

Everyone needs a friend. And no one makes a better friend than a dog. Dog owners out there know the truth of this statement. They know how loyal dogs are, how playful and understanding. Smart creatures, they live and breathe for the happy moments they get to share with their humans. 

So, if you're thinking of adopting a new dog, you're in the right place! The following is a collection of 60 names that are highly popular in Seoul, South Korea. Take a look around, and don't forget to make a note of the ones that stick out to you. 

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Seoul Dog Name Considerations

When you name a pet, what goes through your mind? For many, the process is as simple as saying cute names out loud and selecting the one they find the most adorable. It's a simple approach, certainly an easy one, but it's not the most efficient. At least not for those who want to find a name that really captures what their dog is really like in day-to-day life. 

For those of you looking to select a really well-thought out name, it's crucial to gather as much information on the dog as you possibly can. Think about what breed the dog is. What about appearance? Think size and coloration. Any favorite toys that you've noticed? 

This can be difficult, or even impossible, if you're adopting from a shelter, since you won't know anything about the dog until you go. Still, it's a good idea to create a list of potential names. After adopting the dog and spending a few hours with your new pet, you'll be able to select from the list, or at least draw some inspiration from it. 

Just remember, don't overthink it. At the end of the day, you just need to pick a name that you won't mind saying multiple times a day. When considering a name based on Seoul, try to correlate features and characteristics of your dog and relate them to this beautiful location.

Male Seoul Dog Names

Votes Name Vote
11
Joon
"A man who is exceptionally talented and skilled"
4
Chin-Hae
"Truth" or "depth of the ocean"; because to get to the truth, sometimes you need to go deep
3
Jung
"A righteous man"
2
Baek Hyeon
Baek means older brother; Hyeon means virtuous
2
Hye
"A bright and intelligent man"
2
Hyun
"Bright or intelligent"; variant of Hyeon, meaning "virtuous"
1
Beom Seok
Beom means pattern; Seok means "like a rock"
1
Bong
A term used to describe a mythical bird, like a Phoenix
1
Hyun-Shik
"Someone who is clever and witty"
1
Hyun-ki
"The foundation of wisdom"; interpreted as something higher than wisdom, a point of origin
1
Kwan
"Someone who is strong"
1
Kyubok
"Someone who is blessed by God"; lucky
0
Bon-Hwa
"One who is glorious"
0
Dong-Sun
"Goodness of the east"
0
Jum
"King" or "ruler"
0
Jung-Hwa
"One who is rich and righteous"
0
Kang-Dae
"One who is mighty and strong"
0
Ki
"The One who has Arisen"; technically this name is unisex, but is most commonly found among males
0
Man-Shik
"Deeply rooted into something"; typically referring to things like tradition
0
Man-Young
"Ten thousand years of prosperity"
0
Sang-Ook
"Someone who is always doing well in terms of health"
0
Seung
"Successor" or "someone who is winning"
0
Suck-Chin
"An unshakable rock"; used to describe someone who is stubborn
0
Young-Jae
"Someone who is destined to be ever prosperous"
0
Won-Shik
"Head or the root; head of the family"
-1
Chin-Mae
"Truth, or a person who always speaks the truth"
-1
Chung-Hee
"One who is righteous and dutiful"
-1
Dong-Yul
"One having the passion of the east"; being proud of your heritage
-1
Duck-Young
"The virtue is unchanging and everlasting"
-1
Korain
"Someone who is luminous and glorious"

Female Seoul Dog Names

Votes Name Vote
8
Min Jee
"Brightness and wisdom"
5
Yon
"Lotus blossom"; lotus is very important in the East
4
Eun Jung
"Grace and affection"
3
Dae
The great one; shining
2
Myung Hee
"Brightness and pleasure of light"
2
So Young
Eternal, beautiful and prosperity"
2
Soo
"A charitable, kind and noble person"
2
Soo Yun
"A perfect lotus flower"
2
Chung-Cha
"A righteous and chaste girl"
2
Hae-Won
Graceful and beautiful garden
2
Hee-Young
Joy and prosperity; "someone who brings joy and prosperity wherever she goes"
1
Mun-Hee
"An educated and literate girl"
1
Sang Hee
"Benevolence and pleasure"
1
Soo Jin
"Treasure, excellence and truth"
1
Soon-Bok
"Gentle and blessed, one with a gentle soul"
1
Sun Hee
"Pleasure and goodness"
1
Young Mi
"Prosperity, eternal and beautiful"
1
Choon-Hee
"A girl born at the time of spring"
1
Hei Ryung
"Grace and brightness"
1
Hei-Ran
"Grace"; "a graceful orchid"
1
Hyun-Ok
"A wise and beautiful pearl"
1
Jae Hwa
"Respect and beauty"; someone who is rich and prosperous
1
Ji
"Wisdom and intellect"
1
Mee
"A beautiful girl"
1
Mi Young
"Everlasting beauty"
0
Mishil
"A beautiful kingdom or an admired dynasty"
0
Sook
"She of pure nature, innocent"
0
Sun-Hi
"Successor or one on the verge of winning"
0
Woong
Grand, magnificent; used to describe someone captivating
0
Goo
Complete; someone who completes you

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