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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary

From Old Frisian wāk, from Proto-Germanic *waikwaz. More at weak.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Wook

Kim Shin wook is a soccer player for the Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors FC, Chung-Ang University, Ulsan Hyundai FC, South Korea national football team, and South Korea national under-23 football team. Kim was born on April 14th, 1988 in Gwacheon.


Kim Jong Wook is a k-pop singing. Kim was given the name 김종욱 on February 1st, 1982.


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Fun Facts about the name Wook

  • When was the first name Wook first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Wook is Sunday, March 19th, 1905.
  • How unique is the name Wook? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Wook. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Wook: Your name in reverse order is Koow. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Kowo. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Wook born Aug 1, 1927

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Romania approximately on 1275. Your profession was preacher, publisher, and scribbler of ancient inscriptions.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

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