韓国

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See also: 韓國 and 韩国

Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
かん
Grade: S
こく
Grade: 2
kan’on
Alternative spelling
韓國 (kyūjitai)

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

(かん)(こく) (Kankoku (kyūjitai 韓國)

  1. South Korea (a country in East Asia)
  2. (historical) Korea (two countries in East Asia, North Korea and South Korea) (1897–1910)

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
から
Grade: S
くに
Grade: 2
kun’yomi
Alternative spelling
韓國 (kyūjitai)

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Proper noun[edit]

(から)(くに) (Karakuni (kyūjitai 韓國)

  1. (archaic) Korea (two countries in East Asia, North Korea and South Korea)

See also[edit]


Okinawan[edit]

Kanji in this term
くゎん
Grade: S
くく
Grade: 2

Proper noun[edit]

韓国 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 韓國, hiragana くゎんくく, rōmaji Kwankuku)

  1. South Korea
  2. Korea
    Synonym: 朝鮮 (Chōshin)[1], 高麗 (Kōrē)

References[edit]

  1. ^ ちょーしん【朝鮮】” in JLect - Japonic Languages and Dialects Database Dictionary, 2019.