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HINT Members Profile

HINT Members Profile and Facts

HINT (힌트), formerly known as TURAN (투란) was a South Korean girl group that consisted of members Cherry, Hyejin, Arra, Haesol, and Nael. They debuted on July 10, 2013 under Star Pro Entertainment as TURAN and changed their name to HINT in mid 2017 with a new line up. They were under Swan Media Entertainment. The group disbanded on September 27, 2022.

HINT Fandom Name: Answer
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HINT Official Accounts:
Website: swan-media.co.kr
Twitter: HINT
Instagram: hint_official
Facebook: OfficialHINT
Fan Cafe: HINT7
Youtube: HINT

HINT Members Profile:

Stage Name: Hyejin (혜진)
Birth Name: Lee Hyejin (이혜진)
Position: Leader, Main Vocalist, Dancer
Birthday: May 18, 1992
Zodiac Sign: Taurus
Height: 166 cm (5’5″)
Weight: 48 kg (106 lbs)
Blood Type: A
Nationality: Korean
YouTube: 혜진생활- HyeJin Life
Instagram: hint_hyejin

Hyejin Facts:
– She was added to TURAN towards the end of 2013.
– Out of the current members, she has served the longest time as an idol.
– Her hobbies consist of watching movies and dramas.
– Her specialties are voice imitation and watching beauty videos on YouTube.
– She’s an emotional person.
– Her charming point is her laughter.
– Her favorite music genres are sad ballads and cute indie music.
– Her favorite seasons are spring and winter.
– Her favorite foods are samgyeopsal and chicken.
– On June 18, 2019, she was featured in Bubble X‘s single Daily.
– She’s the group “smiling angel” because of her smile.
– She’s good at cooking and can search for good restaurants.
– She likes bread and coffee, so she goes and eats them on her day off.


Stage Name: Arra (아라)
Birth Name: Choi Ara (최아라)
Position: Sub Vocalist, Dancer
Birthday: July 23, 1993
Zodiac Sign: Leo
Height: 160 cm (5’3″)
Blood Type: O
Nationality: Korean
Instagram: hint_arra

Arra Facts:
– Education: Dongduk Women’s University.
– She is among the new members that debuted in April 2017.
– Her hobbies are playing the saxophone and the piano, going to concerts and watching tennis movies.
– Her specialties include imitating children’s voices.
– Her charming point are her dimples.
– She can speak Japanese.
– She likes K-Pop and J-Pop.
– Her favorite seasons are spring and summer.
– She likes anything with rice.
– She’s the group’s “vitamin”.
– She’s interested in a healthy life.
– She likes playing games, painting and doing puzzles.


Stage Name: Cherry (체리)
Birth Name: Park Jungah (박정아)
Position: Main Vocalist
Birthday: February 26, –
Zodiac Sign: Pisces
Height: 163 cm (5’4″)
Blood Type: A
Nationality: Korean
Instagram: hint_cherry

Cherry Facts:
– She was added to TURAN in early 2016.
– She defines herself “fresh and sexy”.
– She can imitate Jang Moonbok and Fly To The Sky’s Hwanhee.
– Nickname: Checkry (because of her imitation of Jang Moonbok’s “Check”).


Stage Name: Haesol (해솔)
Birth Name:
Position: Vocalist, Visual, Lead Dancer
Birthday: June 17, –
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
Height: 165 cm (5’4″)
Blood Type: B
Nationality: Korean
Instagram: hint_haesol

Haesol Facts:
– Her hobbies are entertainment, watching dramas and creating choreographies.
– Her specialties are dancing and exercising.
– She’s a bright and outgoing person.
– Her charming points are her healthy looks, her copper skin and her thin waist.
– Her favorite song is “Beautiful” by Carly Rae Jepsen (ft. Justin Bieber).
– Her favorite season is winter.
– Her favorite food is pizza.
– She’s the group’s “positive energy”.
– She talks too much.
– She loves taking pictures and getting pictures taken.
– She’s good at running, cycling and sports and also enjoys these activities.
Haesol’s Ideal Type: is a sweet and polite man.


Stage Name: Nael (나엘)
Birth Name: Lee Yejin (이예진)
Position: Main Dancer, Rapper, Maknae
Birthday: September 4, 1994
Zodiac Sign: Virgo
Height: 163 cm (5’4″)
Blood Type: B
Nationality: Korean
Instagram: hint_nael
Twitter: hint_nael

Nael Facts:
– Her specialty is dancing.
– She enjoys watching dance videos.
– Her charming points are her bright personality and her nose.
– Her favorite artist is Adele. She especially likes “All I Ask”.
– Her favorite season is summer.
– Her favorite foods are samgyeopsal, gopchang and pork rinds.
– She’s the “bubbly” member.
– She loves summer sports, they’re her favorite activity.
– She can guess the capitals of countries.
– The most charming part of her face is her lips.
– Her favorite food is pork belly. She never gets sick of it, even if she eats it 365 days a year.
– She’d like to make pork belly smell into a perfume, take it around with her and spray it.
Nael’s Ideal Type: skinny, a man who takes care of the little details, someone with muscles.


Stage Name: U (유)
Birth Name: Lee Sunmi (이선미)
Position: Vocalist
Birthday: September 4, 1993
Zodiac Sign: Virgo
Height: 168 cm (5’6″)
Blood Type: A
Nationality: Korean

U Facts:
– She was among the new members added in April 2017.
– Education: Paekche Institute
– Her hobbies are playing FPS games and Sudden Attack.
– Her specialties are imitating narration and sound effects.
– She’s a very cheerful person.
– Her charming point are her tear ducts.
– Her favorite artist is Park Hyoshin.
– She doesn’t like overly hot or overly cold weather. She likes spring and winter.
– Her favorite foods are yogurt, sandwiches, chicken feet and takoyaki.
– She left HINT in December 2017, in middle of filming the MV for “Walkie-Talkie”.
U’s Ideal Type: should have no double eyelids and eyes like foxes.


Stage Name: Sogeum (소금)
Birth Name: Lee Yuna (이유나)
Position: Lead Vocalist
Birthday: January 15, 1998
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
Height: 162 cm (5’3″)
Blood Type: O
Nationality: Korean

Sogeum Facts:
– Education: Induk University, Broadcasting Department.
– Her hobbies are jigsaw puzzles, assembling Gundam, reading (especially the Harry Potter saga) and watching movies.
– Her specialties are modern dance and acting.
– Her charming point are her eyes.
– Her favorite music genres are musical soundtracks, anything with touching lyrics and New Age.
– She likes all seasons.
– Her favorite foods are onion flavored Pringles, kogi and pudding.
– She left HINT in the middle of 2018.
Sogeum’s Ideal Type: should be intellectual.


Stage Name: Byula (별아)
Birth Name: Shin Yubi (신유비)
Position: Vocalist
Birthday: March 20, 1993
Zodiac Sign: Pisces
Height: 158 cm (5’2″)
Weight: 40 kg (88 lbs)
Blood Type:
Nationality: Korean

Byula Facts:
— On January 14, 2016 she debuted as a soloist under the stage name Shin Yubi.
— She was a member of TURAN for a short period, she left soon after joining.
— She was added to HINT to replace U, in December 2017.
— After the release of the 1st HINT mini-album she left the group.
— She’s currently a member of My Darling under the stage name Ubyeol

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