南朝鮮

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See also: 南朝鲜

Chinese[edit]

south Korea
trad. (南朝鮮) 朝鮮
simp. (南朝鲜) 朝鲜

Pronunciation[edit]


Proper noun[edit]

南朝鮮

  1. (Mainland China, now uncommon) South Korea

Usage notes[edit]

Prior to the establishment of diplomatic relations between the People's Republic of China and the Republic of Korea (South Korea) in 1992, the People's Republic of China did not recognize the Republic of Korea. Hence, South Korea was referred to as 南朝鮮南朝鲜 (Nán Cháoxiǎn) in Mainland China before 1992.

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
みなみ
Grade: 2
ちょう
Grade: 2
せん
Grade: S
yutōyomi

Etymology[edit]

From (minami, south) +‎ 朝鮮 (Chōsen, Korea), calque of Korean 남조선 (Namjoseon)

Proper noun[edit]

(みなみ)(ちょう)(せん) (Minami Chōsen

  1. (rare) South Korea

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Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Proper noun[edit]

南朝鮮 (Nam Joseon) (hangeul 남조선)

  1. Hanja form? of 남조선 (South Korea).

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this term

Proper noun[edit]

南朝鮮

  1. Hán tự form of Nam Triều Tiên (South Korea).

Adjective[edit]

南朝鮮

  1. Hán tự form of Nam Triều Tiên (South Korean).