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12/11/2023, 3:21 PM Tovaryshka_Anya
12/11/2023, 3:20 PM Tovaryshka_Anya

Name Joseonminjusminmingonghwaguk
Type Country
Usage Korean
Scripts 조선민주주의인민공화국, 북한(Korean Hangul)
Other Forms FormsBukhan
Edit Status Statusnot set

Meaning & History

Korean form of North Korea, meaning "Democratic People's Republic of Korea", the official name of North Korea. 북한 (bukhan) is the informal eqivalent, meaning "North Korea" in Korean, from 북쪽 (bukjjok) meaning "north" and 한국 (hanguk) meaning "korea".
Added 12/11/2023 by Tovaryshka_Anya