What does Korean mean?

Definitions for Korean
kəˈri ənKore·an

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Korean(noun)

    a native or inhabitant of Korea who speaks the Korean language

  2. Korean(adj)

    the Altaic language spoken by Koreans

  3. Korean(adj)

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

    "Korean handicrafts"

Wiktionary

  1. Korean(Noun)

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

  2. Korean(Adjective)

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

  3. Korean(ProperNoun)

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

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

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

How to pronounce Korean?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Korean in sign language?

  1. korean

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. Vivienne Rudd:

    The success of South Korean brands has a lot to do with Chinese consumers copying the style of South Korean soap opera and music stars, they'll even go so far as to get the particular products being used by these stars. The stores will try to get in the exact shades that South Korean actresses are using.

  2. South Korea:

    Russian military planes' KADIZ entry will never help stabilize the Korean peninsula as well as Northeast Asia and the possibility of mid-air collision cannot be ruled out.

  3. Choe Son Hui:

    The United States would have to take full responsibility if the opportunity for diplomacy disappears in Korean peninsula for (the U.S.) not taking corresponding measures.

  4. 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.

  5. Lee Min-bok:

    We can help towards reunification with these balloons, it costs millions of dollars to buy a F-22 fighter jet which the South Korean government insist they need and that's not for peaceful purposes. So why do civilians like me have to do this under cover of darkness?

Images & Illustrations of Korean

  1. Korean

Popularity rank by frequency of use

Korean#1#4515#10000

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