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Korean

[kuh-ree-uh n, kaw-, koh-] /kəˈri ən, kɔ-, koʊ-/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to Korea, its inhabitants, or their language.
noun
2.
a native or inhabitant of South Korea or North Korea.
3.
the language of South Korea or North Korea.
Origin
1605-1615
1605-15; Kore(a) + -an
Related forms
pro-Korean, adjective, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for Korean

Korean

/kəˈriːən/
adjective
1.
of or relating to Korea, its people, or their language
noun
2.
a native or inhabitant of Korea
3.
the official language of North and South Korea, considered by some scholars to be part of the Altaic family of languages
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