朝鮮

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Chinese[edit]

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morning; to face; towards; facing; direct; a dynasty; the imperial court; (abbr.) Korea, esp. N. Korea
few; rare; fresh
trad. (朝鮮)
simp. (朝鲜)

Etymology[edit]

From Korean 조선 ‎(Joseon)

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朝鮮

  1. Korea (both North Korea and South Korea)
  2. North Korea (in mainland China)

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Japanese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Kanji in this term
ちょう
Grade: 2
せん
Grade: S
on'yomi

From Korean 조선 ‎(Joseon)

/teusen/ > /tjoːsen/ > [tɕoːsen]

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

  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, McCune-Reischauer: Chosŏn, Yale: Cosen) ‎(hangeul 조선)

  1. Hanja form? of 조선, “Korea”.

Vietnamese[edit]

Hán tự in this word

Proper noun[edit]

朝鮮

  1. Hán tự form of Triều Tiên, "Korea"