조선

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Etymology[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 朝鮮 .

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

조선 (joseon)

  1. (祖先) ancestor
  2. (造船) shipbuilding
  3. (釣船) fishing boat
  4. (漕船) cargo ship

Proper noun[edit]

조선 (Joseon) (hanja 朝鮮)

  1. The name of two Korean kingdoms (?–108 BC, 1392–1897)
  2. Korea

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