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ˈpyʌŋˈyɑŋ, -ˈyæŋ, ˈpyɒŋ-Py·ongyang

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Pyongyang, capital of North Korea(noun)

    capital of North Korea and an industrial center

    "Pyongyang is Korea's oldest city but little of its history has been preserved"


  1. Pyongyang(ProperNoun)

    The capital of North Korea.


  1. Pyongyang

    Pyongyang is the capital of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, commonly known as North Korea, and the largest city in the country. Pyongyang is located on the Taedong River and, according to preliminary results from the 2008 population census, has a population of 3,255,388. The city was split from the South P'yŏngan province in 1946. It is administered as a directly governed city, on the same level as provincial governments, not a special city as Seoul is in South Korea.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Pyongyang in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Pyongyang in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Pyongyang in a Sentence

  1. Sebastiano Cardi:

    We hope that Pyongyang will refrain from any other further escalation because it is not what we hope for.

  2. Jim Lewis:

    You can turn out the lights in Pyongyang, and they could turn out the lights in New York. Who loses more? There's no way for us to win a trade, so (with) cyber (and) military largely off the table, (that) leaves you with public diplomacy and law enforcement. I know that's not satisfying, but that's the way it is.

  3. Mike Pence:

    There's no question North Korea represents the most dangerous and most immediate threat in the Asia-Pacific and President Trump is determined to confront that threat by marshaling unprecedented cooperation with allies in the region and China and the world, that kind of economic and diplomatic pressure will result we hope in the regime in Pyongyang forfeiting their ambitions, forfeiting their nuclear weapons program and join the family of nations.

  4. Sue Mi Terry:

    President Moon has to really deliver in terms of making President Donald Trump feel like this summit isn't going to go bust, no one wants to walk into a meeting that's going to fail. I think tomorrow's meeting is critical in terms of whether we're really going to have Washington and Pyongyang meeting.

  5. South Korean Foreign Ministry:

    The decision also leaves Moon Jae-in isolated ahead of Moon Jae-in planned trip to Pyongyang next month. Both Seoul's approach on economic and threat reduction and the South Korean Foreign Ministry nuclear talks would benefit from being integrated.

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