Korea

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See also: korea and Kórea

English[edit]

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Location of Korea

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Etymology[edit]

From Korean 고려 (Goryeo).

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Korea (plural Koreas)

  1. An ancient country in East Asia. Since World War II, Korea has been divided into two sovereign states, commonly called South Korea and North Korea in the US, or Korea and North Korea in the UK.
  2. An informal name for the Republic of Korea (South Korea) or the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea).
  3. Informal term for the Korean Peninsula

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Czech[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Korea f

  1. Korea

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Further reading[edit]

  • Korea in Kartotéka Novočeského lexikálního archivu
  • Korea in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Faroese[edit]

Faroese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fo
Korea

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately, from Korean 고려 (Goryeo).

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Korea n

  1. Korea

Declension[edit]

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Korea
Accusative Korea
Dative Korea
Genitive Korea

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Korean 고려 (goryeo)

Noun[edit]

Korea

  1. Korea (ancient country)
  2. Korea (either of the two current Korean states)
  3. Korea (Korean peninsula)

Usage notes[edit]

  • Plural may be used of North and South Korea collectively.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Korea (Kotus type 12/kulkija, no gradation)
nominative Korea Koreat
genitive Korean Koreoiden
Koreoitten
partitive Koreaa Koreoita
illative Koreaan Koreoihin
singular plural
nominative Korea Koreat
accusative nom. Korea Koreat
gen. Korean
genitive Korean Koreoiden
Koreoitten
Koreainrare
partitive Koreaa Koreoita
inessive Koreassa Koreoissa
elative Koreasta Koreoista
illative Koreaan Koreoihin
adessive Korealla Koreoilla
ablative Korealta Koreoilta
allative Korealle Koreoille
essive Koreana Koreoina
translative Koreaksi Koreoiksi
instructive Koreoin
abessive Koreatta Koreoitta
comitative Koreoineen

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  • korea (senses beautiful or chorea)

German[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Korea n (genitive Koreas, plural Korea)

  1. Korea

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Korean 고려 (goryeo)

Proper noun[edit]

Korea

  1. Korea (region and former country in East Asia, now divided into North Korea and South Korea)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Korean 고려 (goryeo)

Proper noun[edit]

Korea

  1. Korea (region and former country in East Asia, now divided into North Korea and South Korea)

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Polish[edit]

Map of Korea

Etymology[edit]

From Korean 고려 (goryeo)

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Korea f

  1. (historical) Korea (an ancient country in East Asia)
  2. (informal) Korea (an informal name for the South Korea or North Korea)

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Swahili[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Korea

  1. Korea

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Korean 고려 (goryeo)

Proper noun[edit]

Korea n (genitive Koreas)

  1. Korea

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