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South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea is a country in East Asia. South Korea occupies the southern half of the Korean Peninsula, with North Korea to the north, China across the sea to the west and Japan a short ferry ride to the southeast.

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Seoul is the capital of South Korea. With a municipal population of over 10.5 million, and a metropolitan …
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Daejeon is the capital of South Chungcheong province. Daejeon is the 5th largest city in South Korea, with a population of approximately 1.5 million.
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Busan is a city located in the south-eastern province of South Gyeongsang, South Korea.
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Gyeonggi is a province in the north-west of South Korea, surrounding the national capital city of Seoul.
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South Gyeongsang is a province of South Korea. The abbreviated name Gyeongnam, formerly Kyungnam, is also used.
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Gangwon is a province in the northeastern corner of South Korea, bordering North Korea and having a long coast along the East Sea.
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North Gyeongsang is a province of South Korea where Buddhist traditions of the Silla kingdom and the centre of Confucian philosophies meet.
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South Chungcheong is a province of South Korea. South Chungcheong is one of the richest provinces in South Korea, situated directly south of the capital Seoul on the Yellow Sea.
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Jeju Island is an island off the southern coast of South Korea in the Korea Strait.
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South Jeolla is the southwesternmost province of mainland South Korea.
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North Chungcheong, abbreviated Chungbuk, is the only landlocked province in the country.
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North Jeolla is a province in the south west of South Korea.
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South Korea

  • Location:  ,
  • Population:  48,400,000
  • Latitude of center:  36° 24' (36.4°) north
  • Longitude of center:  127° 54' (127.9°) east
  • Average elevation:  184 meters (604 feet)
  • Capital:  Seoul
  • Area:  98,480 km² (38,023 miles²)
  • Languages:  Korean, English
  • Currency:  Won (KRW)
  • Phone code:  82
  • Internet domain:  .kr
  • Neighbors:  North Korea
  • Wikidata:  South Korea
  • DMOZ Open Directory:  South Korea
  • Wikimedia Commons:  South Korea

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  • Afrikaans:  Suid-Korea
  • Akan:  Anaafo Koria
  • Albanian:  Korea Jugore, Koreja e Jugut
  • Amharic:  ሰሜን ኮሪያ, ደቡብ ኮሪያ, ደቡብ ኮርያ
  • Arabic:  كوريا الجنوبية
  • Aragonese:  Corea d'o Sur
  • Armenian:  Հարավային Կորեա
  • Arpitan:  Corê du Sud
  • Asturian:  Corea del Sur
  • Azerbaijani:  Cənub Koreya, Koreya Respublikası
  • Bambara:  Worodugu Kore
  • Basque:  Hego Korea
  • Belarusian:  Паўднёвая Карэя
  • Bengali:  দক্ষিণ কোরিয়া, দক্ষিণ কোরিয়া
  • Bosnian:  Južna Koreja
  • Breton:  Korea ar Su, Republik Korea
  • Bulgarian:  Корея, Южна, Южна Корея
  • Burmese:  တောင်ကိုရီးယား
  • Catalan:  Corea del Sud
  • Central Khmer:  កូរេ, កូរ៉េ, សាធារណរដ្ឋកូរ៉េ
  • Cherokee:  ᎤᎦᎾᏭ ᎢᏗᎵ ᎪᎴᎠ
  • Chinese:  大韩民国, 韩国
  • Cornish:  Korea Dheghow
  • Croatian:  Južna Koreja, Koreja, Južna
  • Czech:  Jižní Korea
  • Danish:  Republikken Korea (Sydkorea), Sydkorea
  • Dutch:  Republiek Korea, Zuid-Korea
  • Dzongkha:  ལྷོ་ཀོ་རི་ཡ
  • English:  Korea, Republic of, Republic of Korea
  • Esperanto:  Sud-Koreio, Sud-Koreo
  • Estonian:  Lõuna Korea, Lõuna-Korea
  • Ewe:  Anyiehe Korea nutome
  • Faroese:  Suður-Korea
  • Finnish:  Etelä-Korea
  • French:  Corée (République de), Corée du Sud
  • Fulah:  Koree Worgo
  • Galician:  Corea do Sur
  • Ganda:  Koreya ey'omumaserengeta
  • Georgian:  სამხრეთ კორეა, სამხრეთი კორეა
  • German:  Korea (Republik Korea, Südkorea), Republik Korea, Südkorea
  • Greek:  Κορέα, Νότια, Νότια Κορέα
  • Gujarati:  દક્ષિણ કોરિયા
  • Haitian:  Kore disid
  • Hausa:  Koreya Ta Kudu
  • Hebrew:  קוריאה הדרומית, קוריאה, דרום
  • Hindi:  दक्षिण कोरिया, दक्षिणी कोरिया
  • Hungarian:  Dél-Korea, Korea, Dél
  • Icelandic:  Suður-Kórea
  • Ido:  Sud-Korea
  • Indonesian:  Korea Selatan
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association):  Corea del Sud
  • Irish:  An Chóiré Theas
  • Italian:  Corea (Repubblica), Corea del Sud
  • Japanese:  大韓民国, 韓国
  • Kalaallisut:  Korea Kujalleq
  • Kannada:  ದಕ್ಷಿಣ ಕೊರಿಯಾ, ದಕ್ಷಿಣ ಕೋರಿಯಾ
  • Kashubian:  Repùblika Kòreji
  • Kazakh:  Солтүстік Корея
  • Kikuyu:  Korea Kusini
  • Korean:  Taehan-min’guk, 남조선, 남한, 대한민국, 한국
  • Kurdish:  Komara Korêyê, کۆریای باشوور
  • Lao:  ເກົາຫລີໃຕ້
  • Latin:  Respublica Coreae
  • Latvian:  Dienvidkoreja
  • Limburgan:  Zuud-Korea
  • Lingala:  Korɛ ya súdi
  • Lithuanian:  Pietų Korėja
  • Low German:  Süüdkorea
  • Luba-Katanga:  Kore wa mwinshi
  • Macedonian:  Јужна Кореа, Јужна Кореја
  • Malagasy:  Korea Atsimo
  • Malay (macrolanguage):  Korea Selatan, Selatan Korea
  • Malayalam:  ദക്ഷിണ കൊറിയ, ദക്ഷിണകൊറിയ
  • Maltese:  Korea t'Isfel, Koreja t’Isfel
  • Marathi:  दक्षिण कोरिया
  • Neapolitan:  Corea d' 'o Sud
  • Nepali (macrolanguage):  दक्षिण कोरिया
  • Northern Sami:  Mátta-Korea
  • Norwegian:  Sør-Korea
  • Norwegian Bokmål:  Sør-Korea, Republikken, Sør-Korea
  • Norwegian Nynorsk:  Sør-Korea
  • Occitan (post 1500):  Corèa del Sud
  • Oriya (macrolanguage):  ଦକ୍ଷିଣ କୋରିଆ
  • Persian:  کره جنوبی, کره ی جنوبی, کرهٔ جنوبی
  • Polish:  Korea Południowa, Republika Korei
  • Portuguese:  Coreia do Sul, Coréia, Sul, República da Coréia
  • Pushto:  سوېلي کوريا
  • Romanian:  Coreea de Sud, Корея де Суд
  • Romansh:  Corea dal Sid
  • Rundi:  Koreya y'amajepfo
  • Russian:  Республика Корея, Южная Корея
  • Sango:  Korëe tî Mbongo
  • Serbian:  Јужна Кореја
  • Serbo-Croatian:  Južna Koreja
  • Shona:  Korea, South
  • Sicilian:  Corea dû Sud
  • Sinhala:  දකුණු කොරියාව
  • Slovak:  Južná Kórea, Kórea, Južná, Kórejská republika
  • Slovenian:  Južna Koreja
  • Somali:  Kuuriyada Koonfureed
  • Spanish:  Corea del Sur, Korea, República de Corea
  • Swahili (macrolanguage):  Jamhuri ya Korea, Korea Kusini, Korea ya Kusini
  • Swedish:  Sydkorea
  • Tagalog:  Timog Korea
  • Tamil:  தென் கொரியா, தென்கொரியா
  • Telugu:  దక్షిణ కొరియా
  • Thai:  ประเทศเกาหลีใต้, เกาหลีใต้
  • Tibetan:  ཀོ་རི་ཡ། ལྷོ་མ།, ཁྲའོ་ཤན་ལྷོ་རྒྱུད
  • Tigrinya:  ደቡብ ኮሪያ
  • Tok Pisin:  Saut Korea
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands):  Kōlea Tonga
  • Turkish:  Güney Kore, Kore Cumhuriyeti
  • Ukrainian:  Південна Корея, Південня Корея
  • Upper Sorbian:  Južna Koreja
  • Urdu:  جنوبی کوریا
  • Vietnamese:  Hàn Quốc, Nam Triều Tiên
  • Volapük:  Sulüda-Koreyän
  • Waray (Philippines):  Salatan nga Korea
  • Welsh:  De Corea
  • Wu Chinese:  韩国
  • Yoruba:  Orílẹ́ède Ariwa Kọria
  • Zulu:  i-South Korea
  • Caoli
  • Chosŏn
  • Chyosyön
  • Chōsen
  • Corai
  • Coras
  • Coray
  • Corea
  • Coria
  • Corée
  • Dae Han Min Kuk
  • Daehan-Min’guk
  • Dai Han
  • Han-kouo
  • Hān
  • Kan-koku
  • Kaoli
  • Kara no Kuni
  • Koreya
  • Koria
  • Korie
  • Korye
  • Koryŏ
  • Kōrai
  • Tai Han
  • Tchao-sien
  • Tchösen
  • Tschosön
  • Tyōsen

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