韓國

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
かん
Grade: S
こく
Hyōgaiji
on'yomi

Proper noun[edit]

韓國 (kyūjitai kanji, shinjitai kanji 韓国, hiragana かんこく, romaji Kankoku)

  1. South Korea

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this word

Proper noun[edit]

韓國 (Hanguk) (hangeul 한국)

  1. Hanja form? of 한국, “Korea”.

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. 韩国
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin Hánguó
Zhuyin ㄏㄢˊ ㄍㄨㄛˊ
IPA (key) /xa̠n³⁵ ku̯ɔ³⁵/

Proper noun[edit]

韓國 (traditional, Pinyin Hánguó, simplified 韩国)

  1. Han, an ancient Chinese county, viscounty, and kingdom of the Zhou dynasty
  2. the realm of this former state under other rulers
  3. South Korea, the modern state on the Korean peninsula

Synonyms[edit]

  • (ancient state)

See also[edit]


Min Nan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

韓國 (traditional, POJ Hân-kok, simplified 韩国)

  1. South Korea