korean korean  /kɔ ˈri ən/


  1. (n) a native or inhabitant of Korea who speaks the Korean language
  2. (n) the Altaic language spoken by Koreans
  3. (adj) of or relating to or characteristic of Korea or its people or language


  1. South Korean Defence Market 2013-2023

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    on June 11, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. High-Level Korean Talks to Resume After Six Years

    South Korean officials are expressing hope resuming high-level talks with the rival North - scheduled for Seoul on Wednesday will lead to a significant thawing of tension on the peninsula. South Korean President Park Geun-hye is expressing hope about the first high-level dialogue with the North that her government will host. Park on Monday, in a weekly meeting with senior secretaries, said she ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Voice of America

  3. Korean War vet dives to see underwater 'Christ' statue

    Korean War veteran Gabe Spataro's recent dive to an underwater statue of Jesus he helped transport from Italy to the United States was a reunion 51 years in the making.
    on June 9, 2013     Source: Fox News


  1. Clinton stated, "The evidence is overwhelming and condemning. The torpedo that sank the Cheonan...... was fired by a North Korean submarine."
    on Jun 14, 2010 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: 한겨레

  2. "They (the Chinese) have a security interest in not seeing complete chaos on the Korean Peninsula ...... So when they adopt a posture of restraint, I understand their thinking," he told reporters. "But I think there's a difference between...
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: The Korea Herald

  3. Kim told Wang that Pyongyang is "dedicated to the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula and hoped to peacefully coexist with all sides and would not like to see tension in the peninsula," China's official Xinhua news agency said.
    on Jan 22, 2009 By: Kim Jong Il Source: International Herald Tribune

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untenable untenable
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