Last modified on 17 March 2015, at 01:32

朝鮮

ChineseEdit

 
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)

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Proper nounEdit

朝鮮

  1. Korea (as a whole, i.e. North and South Korea together)
  2. North Korea

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JapaneseEdit

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

EtymologyEdit

/teusen/ > /tjoːsen/ > [tɕoːsen].

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

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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KoreanEdit

Hanja in this word

Proper nounEdit

朝鮮 (Joseon) (hangeul 조선)

  1. Hanja form? of 조선, “Korea”.

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this word

Proper nounEdit

朝鮮

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