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  • Do you want a Korean name? We’ll give you one!

  • SMG 33419

    Do you want a Korean name?
We’ll give you one!
 Eligible Applicants: Non-Koreans who reside overseas (not in Korea) and are interested in Korean culture

 How to Apply: Online application
- Via the email of Seoul’s Foreign Language Website (english@seoul.go.kr)

 Selection of Applicants: 5-10 individuals will be selected each month after considering applicants’ reasons or needs for applying

 Naming Options: ① Creating a Korean name, ② writing the pronunciation of your real name in Korean characters

    In considering the keen interest, the city has extended the application deadline to December 7. Anyone interested in having their own Korean name can click the “apply” button above to submit the application until December 7.
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