朝鮮

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 2 Grade: S

Etymology[edit]

/teusen/ > /tjoːsen/ > [tɕoːsen].

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朝鮮 (hiragana ちょうせん, historical hiragana てうせん, romaji Chōsen)

  1. the region made up of the Korean Peninsula and nearby islands; Korea

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Korean[edit]

Hanja in this word

Proper noun[edit]

朝鮮 (Joseon) (hangeul 조선)

  1. Hanja form? of 조선, “Korea”.

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. 朝鲜
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin Cháoxiān
Zhuyin ㄔㄠˊ ㄒㄧㄢ
IPA (key) /ʈ͡ʂʰɑʊ̯³⁵ ɕi̯ɛn⁵⁵/

Proper noun[edit]

朝鮮 (traditional, Pinyin Cháoxiān, simplified 朝鲜)

  1. Korea (as a whole, i.e. North and South Korea together)

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Min Nan[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

朝鮮 (traditional, POJ Tiâu-sián, simplified 朝鲜)

  1. Korea