What does Korean mean?

Definitions for Korean
kəˈri ənKo·re·an

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Korean.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Koreannoun

    a native or inhabitant of Korea who speaks the Korean language

  2. Koreanadjective

    the Altaic language spoken by Koreans

  3. Koreanadjective

    of or relating to or characteristic of Korea or its people or language

    "Korean handicrafts"

Wiktionary

  1. Koreannoun

    Designation given to the indigenous or naturalized people occupying the Korean Peninsula on the Asian continent, in either North Korea or South Korea.

  2. Koreanadjective

    of or relating to the Asian Peninsula comprising North Korea and South Korea.

  3. Koreannoun

    Official language of the people residing on the Korean Peninsula, and language of approximately 60 million people, in Asia, North America, and elsewhere.

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British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Korean' in Adjectives Frequency: #928

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Korean in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Korean in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Korean in a Sentence

  1. Jeffrey Fowle:

    Then some well-dressed North Korean man came in and said 'Kim Jong Un has recommended that you be released.' And that was the first thing I heard about it.

  2. John Schilling:

    The failed launch, combined with testing from a barge shows that North Korea still has a long way to go to develop this system, an initial operational capability of a North Korean ballistic-missile submarine is not expected before 2020.

  3. Lu Chao:

    The stability of the Korean Peninsula and realizing denuclearization are of vital importance to China, china intends to play an important role as a mediator.

  4. Otto Warmbier:

    Fred and Cindy Warmbier, Fred Warmbier, said in a statement provided to CNN. After a second summit with Kim in Vietnam, President Trump said Thursday he does not hold the North Korean dictator responsible for Warmbier's death. President Trump Trumps shocking, shameful about-face on Otto Warmbier.

  5. Sam Park:

    One of the primary concerns I've always had when it comes to organizing particularly older Asian American voters are the various barriers that exist, primarily language, i know there are relatively high levels of limited English proficiency amongst older Korean American, Vietnamese and Chinese American voters. And so having an understanding of the barriers that certain voters may face, and then ensuring that your political operation and outreach program is sophisticated enough.

Popularity rank by frequency of use

Korean#1#4515#10000

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