Etymology
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Korea

by 1690s, from Chinese Gao li, name of a dynasty founded 918, literally "high serenity." Japanese Chosen is from Korean Choson, literally "land of morning calm," from cho "morning" + son "calm." Related: Korean (1610s). In early use Corea, Corean.

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Definitions of Korea

Korea (n.)
an Asian peninsula (off Manchuria) separating the Yellow Sea and the Sea of Japan; the Korean name is Dae-Han-Min-Gook or Han-Gook;
Synonyms: Korean Peninsula / Dae-Han-Min-Gook / Han-Gook
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Dictionary entries near Korea

kop

kopeck

kopje

Koran

Kore

Korea

kos

kosher

kowtow

kraal

kraken