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Gender: Female Meaning of Sun: "obedient" Origin of Sun: Korean

The name Sun is a girl's name of Korean origin meaning "obedient". Sun and discussed in our forums with posts like "Which would you choose?".

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But to Westerners, it just means that huge glowing orb in the sky.

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Famous People Named Sun

Chastity Sun Bono, birth name of Chaz Bono, American transgender activist; son of singers Cher and Sonny Bono
Rainbow Sun Francks, Canadian male actor and singer
Willa Sun Pressnall (b. 2009), daughter of musicians Derek and Jamie Pressnall of Tilly and the Wall
Sun Ra, stage name of Herman Poole Blount, American male jazz musician
Sun Tzu, Chinese male author of The Art of War (surname)

Pop Culture References for the name Sun

Sun Wen, character in the "Sims" series
Sun Wukong, male character voiced by Michael Jones in web series "RWBY"
Sun Kwon, main character on the NBC series "Lost"
Sun Bak, character in Netflix original series Sense8
Sun, a (male) main character in Pokemon Sun and Moon
Sun is a Chinese surname.

Sunta, Sundip, Sunya, Sundance, Sundrenea, Sundeep, Sundi, Sundee