Meaning and Origin of: Jung

Family name origins & meanings

  • German : distinguishing epithet, from Middle High Germanjunc ‘young’, for the younger of two bearers of the same personal name, usually a son who bore the same name as his father.
  • Jewish (Ashkenazic) : from German jung ‘young’, given to or assumed by people who were young at the time when surname became obligatory.
  • Chinese : , , , Rong.
  • Chinese : , ,, Zhong.
  • Korean : variant ofChong.