Etymology of Korea
Korea, called Hanguk (Korean: 한국; 한자: 韓國) in South Korea and Chosun (Korean: 조선; 한자: 朝鮮) in North Korea, is an East Asian territory that is divided into two distinct sovereign states, North Ko...
Etymology of Korea - Wikipedia
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Names of Korea
There are various names of Korea in use today, derived from ancient kingdoms and dynasties. The modern English name Korea is an exonym derived from the Goryeo period and is used by both North Korea a...
Names of Korea - Wikipedia
Korean romanisation
The romanization of Korean alphabet is a system for representing the Korean language using the Latin script. Korea's alphabetic script is called Hangul, and is occasionally written using the combinati...
History of Korea
The Lower Paleolithic era in the Korean Peninsula began roughly half a million years ago. The earliest known Korean pottery dates to around 8000 BC, and the Neolithic period began after 6000 BC, foll...
History of Korea - Wikipedia
History of North Korea
The history of North Korea began with the partition of Korea at the end of World War II in 1945, and the creation of the Communist-aligned Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) headed by the fo...
History of South Korea
The history of South Korea formally begins with its establishment on 15 August 1948, although Syngman Rhee had officially declared independence two days prior.In the aftermath of the Japanese occupati...
History of South Korea - Wikipedia
Prehistoric Korea
The Prehistoric Korea is the era of human existence in the Korean Peninsula for which written records did not exist. It, however, constitutes the greatest segment of the Korean past and is the major o...
Prehistoric Korea - Wikipedia
Gojoseon
Gojoseon ([kodʑosʰʌn]) was an ancient Korean kingdom. The addition of Go (고, 古), meaning "ancient", distinguishes it from one of the various names of Joseon.During its early phase, the capital of Gojo...
Gojoseon - Wikipedia
Proto-Three Kingdoms of Korea
Proto–Three Kingdoms of Korea (or Samhan) refers to the proto-historical period in the Korean Peninsula, after the fall of Gojoseon and before the maturation of Goguryeo, Baekje, and Silla into full...
Proto-Three Kingdoms of Korea - Wikipedia
Three Kingdoms of Korea
The Three Kingdoms of Korea (Hangul: 삼국시대; hanja: 三國時代) refer to the ancient Korean kingdoms of Goguryeo, Baekje and Silla, which dominated the Korean peninsula and parts of Manchuria for ...
Three Kingdoms of Korea - Wikipedia
North South States Period
North South States Period (698 – 926 ) refers to the period in Korean history when Silla and Balhae coexisted in the south and north of the peninsula, respectively.
After the unification wars, th...
Unified Silla
Unified Silla (668–935) or Later Silla is the name often applied to the Korean kingdom of Silla, one of the Three Kingdoms of Korea, when it conquered Baekje in 660 and Goguryeo in 668, unifying the s...
Unified Silla - Wikipedia
Balhae
Balhae (698–926) (Korean Balhae {Korean|hangul=발해}, Bohai [渤海] in Chinese}, [paɾɛ], Бохай or Пархэ in Russian) was a mixed ethnic Korean–Mohe empire established in northern Korea and Manchuria after t...
Balhae - Wikipedia
Goryeo
Goryeo, also known as Koryŏ (Hangul: 고려; hanja: 高麗; [koɾjʌ]; 918–1392), was a Korean dynasty established in 918 by King Taejo. This kingdom later gave name to the modern exonym "Korea". It...
Goryeo - Wikipedia
Joseon Dynasty
Joseon (Korean: 조선; Hanja: 朝鮮; also Chosŏn, Choson, Chosun, Cho-sen) was a Korean kingdom founded by Taejo Yi Seong-gye that lasted for approximately five centuries, from July 1392 to October 1897...
Joseon Dynasty - Wikipedia