Former Iz*one member Choi Yena’s fans now has a name! The idol’s company, Yuehua Entertainment, announced through her official Twitter on 17 January that her fandom name is Jigumi.
The term Jigumi is derived from the Korean word for ‘now’ – jigeum. Yena’s name and this term together ‘Yena jigeumina’ translates to ‘now as ever’ in English. So, her fans being called Jigumi(s) means something similar to – they will keep supporting her forever like they are doing now.
If you’re a Yena fan, what do you think about this name? Let us know in the comments!
Choi Yena made her solo debut just today, 17 January, with the upbeat song Smiley featuring Bibi. Check out the fun music video for the track below!