Tag Archives: korean

Looking for a Mr. Kim in Seoul = Finding a Needle in a Haystack (The Story Behind Korean Last Names)

LOOKING FOR A MR. KIM IN SEOUL – FINDING A NEEDLE IN A HAYSTACK Do you have a Korean friend? Then the chances are pretty good that his/her last name is one of the following: Kim, Lee, Park, or Choi. Well if not, your friend

10 KPOP Words You Must Know – How Many Did You Know?

  1. 대박 (Daebak) Interjection. A term that can be used to express amazement or excitement. Can be translated as ‘Jackpot’ ‘Big Win’ ‘Awesome’ or ‘Incredible’. Example) z KOKO’s new digital single all-killed the charts! It sure is a daebak album! I just saw Alisha