See also: 韓國 and 韩国

JapaneseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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.)

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

(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 2Edit

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 nounEdit

(から)(くに) (Karakuni (kyūjitai 韓國)

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

See alsoEdit


OkinawanEdit

Proper nounEdit

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)

ReferencesEdit

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