What is Korean?

  • (noun): The Altaic language spoken by the Korean people.
    See also — Additional definitions below


Korean typically refers to the Korean language or a Korean person.

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1950 - Events - June
... June 25 – Korean War begins North Korean troops cross the 38th parallel into South Korea ... June 27 – Korean War U.S ... June 28 Korean War North Korean forces capture Seoul ...
Kim Jaegyu
... Kim Jaegyu (March 6, 1926 – May 24, 1980) was a South Korean Army Lieutenant General and the director of the Korean Central Intelligence Agency ... He assassinated South Korean President Park Chung-hee, who had been one of his closest friends for a long time, on October 26, 1979 ...
... Korean typically refers to the Korean language or a Korean person ... of Korea traditional culture or North or South Korean contemporary cultures rulers or subjects of Korea, a former kingdom on the Korean peninsula citizens of ...
Japan–Korea Disputes - Miscellaneous Issues - Kimchi Exports
... of kimchi, considered to be a traditional Korean dish ... Korean manufacturers, however, argued that Japanese kimchi is fundamentally different, in that Japanese manufacturers often skip fermentation and mimic the flavors ... Korean producers argued that this made the product fundamentally different from kimchi, while Japanese producers argued they were simply altering the product to fit local ...
... Chinul or Jinul (知訥 1158–1210) was a Korean monk of the Goryeo period, who is considered to be the most influential figure in the formation of Korean ... into the sangha, Jinul sought to establish a new movement within Korean Seon which he called the "samadhi and prajna society" (Hangul 정혜사 Hanja 定慧社 RR Jeonghyesa) ... Essence-Function (體用) is a key concept of Korean Buddhism ...

More definitions of "Korean":

  • (noun): A native or inhabitant of Korea who speaks the Korean language.
  • (adj): Of or relating to or characteristic of Korea or its people or language.
    Example: "Korean handicrafts"