Kim is a surname. It came from several things.
Korean family name[change | change source]
Kim, sometimes spelled "Gim", is the most common family name in Korea.
Vietnamese family name[change | change source]
Other[change | change source]
People with the surname Kim but who do not come from Korea, China or Vietnam include:
Made-up characters[change | change source]
Fictional characters with the surname Kim include:
- Harry Kim in television series Star Trek: Voyager
- Kim Dong Hwan or Kim Jae Hoon, regular characters in the video game Garou: Mark of the Wolves
- Kim Sue Il in the video game Kizuna Encounter
- Kim Chan in Have Gun Will Travel, usually called Hey Boy