Yongbieocheonga
Yongbieocheonga literally means Songs of the Dragons Flying to Heaven and was the first work written in hangul. It was compiled during the reign of Sejong the Great as an official recognition of the J...
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Revised Romanization of Korean
The Revised Romanization of Korean (국어의 로마자 표기법; lit. Roman letter notation of national language) is the official Korean language romanization system in South Korea proclaimed by Ministry of Culture, ...
Kimilsungia
Kimilsungia is a hybrid orchid of the genus Dendrobium, which only in North Korea is known as Kimilsungia. It is a clone of a plant that was created in Indonesia by orchid breeder C. L. Bundt, who in...
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Juche Tower
The Juche Tower (more formally, Tower of the Juche Idea) is a monument in Pyongyang, the capital of North Korea, named after the ideology of Juche introduced by its first leader Kim Il-sung. Juche is ...
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Siberian tiger
The Siberian tiger (Panthera tigris altaica), also known as the Amur tiger, is a tiger subspecies inhabiting mainly the Sikhote Alin mountain region with a small population in southwest Primorye Provi...
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Flag of North Korea
The flag of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea is the ensign and national flag of North Korea. It was adopted on 8 September 1948 and is defined in Article 170 of Chapter VII of the North Korea...
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Taegeuk
Taegeuk refers to the ultimate reality from which all things and values are derived. It is also the symbol that makes up the center of the South Korean Flag and the source for its name, Taegeukgi (태극기...
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Gugyeol
Gugyeol is a system for rendering texts written in Classical Chinese into understandable Korean. It was chiefly used during the Joseon Dynasty, when readings of the Chinese classics were of paramount...
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Hangul consonant and vowel tables
The following hangul tables of consonants and vowels (jamo) display the basic forms in blue in the first row, and their derivatives in the following rows. They are separated into tables of initials, v...
List of Hangul Jamo
This is the list of hangul jamo (Korean alphabet letters or characters which represent consonants and vowels) including obsolete ones. This list contains information of location in Unicode mapping."Ha...
List of Hangul Jamo - Wikipedia
Origin of hangul
Hangul is the native script of Korea, created in the mid fifteenth century under King Sejong, as both a complement and an alternative to the logographic Sino-Korean hanja. Initially denounced by the e...
Origin of hangul - Wikipedia
Topic marker
A topic marker is a grammatical particle used to mark the topic of a sentence. It is found in Japanese, Korean, Ryukyuan and, to a limited extent, Classic Chinese languages. It often overlaps with the...
Hyangchal
Hyangchal (literally vernacular letters or local letters) is an archaic writing system of Korea and was used to transcribe the Korean language in hanja. Under the hyangchal system, Chinese characters...
Imperial Seal of Korea
The Imperial Seal of Korea or Ihwamun (이화문, 李花紋) is one of the symbols of the Korean Empire. It was originally the emblem of the royal family and was subsequently used for the coat of arms of the shor...
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Korean Empire Aegukga
The "Anthem of the Greater Korean Empire" (Hangul: 대한제국 애국가; hanja: 大韓帝國 愛國歌; literally "Korean Empire Aegukga") was the anthem of the Korean Empire, used in the early 20th century. It wa...
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Emblem of North Korea
The National Emblem of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea bears the design of the Sup'ung Dam under Paektu Mountain and bearing the beaming light of a five-pointed red star, with ears of rice f...
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List of South Korean flags
This is a list of flags used in South Korea.
List of South Korean flags - Wikipedia
Hangul
The Korean alphabet, known as Hangul in South Korea and as Chosŏn'gŭl in North Korea and China, is the alphabet that has been used to write the Korean language since the 15th century. It was created d...
Hangul - Wikipedia
Flag of South Korea
The flag of South Korea, also known as the Taegukgi (also spelled as Taegeukgi, literally "Taeguk flag") is the national flag of South Korea. It has three parts: a white background, a red and blue Tae...
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Magnolia
Magnolia is a large genus of about 210 flowering plant species in the subfamily Magnolioideae of the family Magnoliaceae. It is named after French botanist Pierre Magnol.Magnolia is an ancient genus. ...
Magnolia - Wikipedia
Hibiscus syriacus
Hibiscus syriacus is a species of flowering plant in the family Malvaceae, native to much of Asia (though not, as Linnaeus thought, Syria, in spite of the name he gave it). Common names include Rose o...
Hibiscus syriacus - Wikipedia
Magnolia sieboldii
Magnolia sieboldii, Siebold's Magnolia, also known as Oyama Magnolia, is a species of Magnolia native to eastern Asia in China, Japan, and Korea. It is named after the German doctor Philipp Franz von ...
Magnolia sieboldii - Wikipedia
Idu script
Idu (이두, hanja : 吏讀, meaning official's reading) is an archaic writing system that represents the Korean language using hanja. The term "idu" is used in two senses. It may refer to various syste...
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Aegukka
"Aegukka" (English: "Patriotic Song") is the national anthem of North Korea.
"Aegukka" is a Romanized transliteration of "Patriotic Song"; the song is also known by the first phrase of the son...
Emblem of South Korea
The National Emblem of the Republic of Korea (Hangul: 대한민국의 국장 / Hanja: 大韓民國의 國章) consists of the taeguk symbol present on the country's national flag surrounded by five stylized petals and a ribbon b...
Emblem of South Korea - Wikipedia
ISO/TR 11941
ISO/TR 11941:1996 is a Korean romanization system used in ISO. It is not commonly used. One example of its use is in Unicode character names.It is very similar to Yale Romanization.
Hunminjeongeum Society
The Hunminjeongeum Society, sometimes called the "Hunminjeongeum Research Institute" in English-language newspaper accounts, is a private organization in Seoul dedicated to the propagation of hangul t...
Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag of South Korea
The Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag of South Korea (Korean: 국기에 대한 맹세, Pledge of allegiance to the Korean flag) is the pledge to the flag of South Korea.The pledge is recited at flag ceremonies immed...