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South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea is a country in . South Korea occupies the southern half of the , with to the north, across the sea to the west and a short ferry ride to the southeast.
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is the capital of . With a municipal population of over 10.5 million, and …

, is a metropolitan city located in the center of province, .

is the capital of province.

is a city located in the south-eastern province of , .

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is a province in the north-west of , surrounding the national capital city of .

is a province of . The abbreviated name Gyeongnam, formerly Kyungnam, is also used.

is a province in the northeastern corner of , bordering and having a long coast along the East Sea.

is a province of where Buddhist traditions of the Silla kingdom and the centre of Confucian philosophies meet.

is a province of . is one of the richest provinces in South Korea, situated directly south of the capital on the Yellow Sea.

is the southwesternmost province of mainland .

Island is an island off the southern coast of in the Korea Strait.

, abbreviated Chungbuk, is the only landlocked province in the country.

is a province in the south west of .

South Korea

  • Location: ,
  • Population: 48,400,000
  • Latitude of center: 36.4° or 36° 24' north
  • Longitude of center: 127.9° or 127° 54' east
  • Elevation: 184 meters (604 feet)
  • Capital:
  • Area: 98,480 km² (38,023 miles²)
  • Languages: Korean and English
  • Currency: Won (KRW)
  • Phone code: 82
  • Internet domain: .kr
  • Neighbors:
  • GeoNames ID: 1835841

Other Names for South Korea

  • Afrikaans: Suid-Korea
  • Akan: Anaafo Koria
  • Albanian: Korea Jugore
  • Albanian: Koreja e Jugut
  • Amharic: ሰሜን ኮሪያ
  • Amharic: ደቡብ ኮሪያ
  • Amharic: ደቡብ ኮርያ
  • Arabic: كوريا الجنوبية
  • Aragonese: Corea d'o Sur
  • Armenian: Հարավային Կորեա
  • Arpitan: Corê du Sud
  • Asturian: Corea del Sur
  • Azerbaijani: Cənub Koreya
  • Azerbaijani: Koreya Respublikası
  • Bambara: Worodugu Kore
  • Basque: Hego Korea
  • Belarusian: Паўднёвая Карэя
  • Bengali: দক্ষিণ কোরিয়া
  • Bengali: দক্ষিণ কোরিয়া
  • Bosnian: Južna Koreja
  • Breton: Korea ar Su
  • Breton: Republik Korea
  • Bulgarian: Корея, Южна
  • Bulgarian: Южна Корея
  • Burmese: တောင်ကိုရီးယား
  • Catalan: Corea del Sud
  • Central Khmer: កូរេ
  • Central Khmer: កូរ៉េ
  • Central Khmer: សាធារណរដ្ឋកូរ៉េ
  • Cherokee: ᎤᎦᎾᏭ ᎢᏗᎵ ᎪᎴᎠ
  • Chinese: 大韩民国
  • Chinese: 韩国
  • Cornish: Korea Dheghow
  • Croatian: Južna Koreja
  • Croatian: Koreja, Južna
  • Czech: Jižní Korea
  • Danish: Republikken Korea (Sydkorea)
  • Danish: Sydkorea
  • Dutch: Republiek Korea
  • Dutch: Zuid-Korea
  • Dzongkha: ལྷོ་ཀོ་རི་ཡ
  • English: Korea, Republic of
  • English: Republic of Korea
  • Esperanto: Sud-Koreio
  • Esperanto: Sud-Koreo
  • Estonian: Lõuna-Korea
  • Estonian: Lõuna Korea
  • Ewe: Anyiehe Korea nutome
  • Faroese: Suður-Korea
  • Finnish: Etelä-Korea
  • French: Corée (République de)
  • French: Corée du Sud
  • Fulah: Koree Worgo
  • Galician: Corea do Sur
  • Ganda: Koreya ey'omumaserengeta
  • Georgian: სამხრეთი კორეა
  • Georgian: სამხრეთ კორეა
  • German: Korea (Republik Korea, Südkorea)
  • German: Republik Korea
  • German: Südkorea
  • Greek: Κορέα, Νότια
  • Greek: Νότια Κορέα
  • Gujarati: દક્ષિણ કોરિયા
  • Haitian: Kore disid
  • Hausa: Koreya Ta Kudu
  • Hebrew: קוריאה, דרום
  • Hebrew: קוריאה הדרומית
  • Hindi: दक्षिण कोरिया
  • Hindi: दक्षिणी कोरिया
  • Hungarian: Dél-Korea
  • Hungarian: 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)
  • Italian: Corea del Sud
  • Japanese: 大韓民国
  • Japanese: 韓国
  • Kalaallisut: Korea Kujalleq
  • Kannada: ದಕ್ಷಿಣ ಕೊರಿಯಾ
  • Kannada: ದಕ್ಷಿಣ ಕೋರಿಯಾ
  • Kashubian: Repùblika Kòreji
  • Kazakh: Солтүстік Корея
  • Kikuyu: Korea Kusini
  • Korean: Taehan-min’guk
  • Korean: 남조선
  • Korean: 남한
  • Korean: 대한민국
  • Korean: 한국
  • Kurdish: Komara Korêyê
  • Kurdish: 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
  • Macedonian: Јужна Кореја
  • Malagasy: Korea Atsimo
  • Malay (macrolanguage): Korea Selatan
  • Malay (macrolanguage): Selatan Korea
  • Malayalam: ദക്ഷിണകൊറിയ
  • Malayalam: ദക്ഷിണ കൊറിയ
  • Maltese: Korea t'Isfel
  • Maltese: 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
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Sør-Korea
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Sør-Korea
  • Occitan (post 1500): Corèa del Sud
  • Oriya (macrolanguage): ଦକ୍ଷିଣ କୋରିଆ
  • Persian: کره جنوبی
  • Persian: کرهٔ جنوبی
  • Persian: کره ی جنوبی
  • Polish: Korea Południowa
  • Polish: Republika Korei
  • Portuguese: Coreia do Sul
  • Portuguese: Coréia, Sul
  • Portuguese: República da Coréia
  • Pushto: سوېلي کوريا
  • Romanian: Coreea de Sud
  • Romanian: Корея де Суд
  • Romansh: Corea dal Sid
  • Rundi: Koreya y'amajepfo
  • Russian: Республика Корея
  • Russian: 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
  • Slovak: Kórea, Južná
  • Slovak: Kórejská republika
  • Slovenian: Južna Koreja
  • Somali: Kuuriyada Koonfureed
  • Spanish: Corea del Sur
  • Spanish: Korea
  • Spanish: República de Corea
  • Swahili (macrolanguage): Jamhuri ya Korea
  • Swahili (macrolanguage): Korea Kusini
  • Swahili (macrolanguage): Korea ya Kusini
  • Swedish: Sydkorea
  • Tagalog: Timog Korea
  • Tamil: தென் கொரியா
  • Tamil: தென்கொரியா
  • Telugu: దక్షిణ కొరియా
  • Thai: ประเทศเกาหลีใต้
  • Thai: เกาหลีใต้
  • Tibetan: ཀོ་རི་ཡ། ལྷོ་མ།
  • Tibetan: ཁྲའོ་ཤན་ལྷོ་རྒྱུད
  • Tigrinya: ደቡብ ኮሪያ
  • Tok Pisin: Saut Korea
  • Tonga (Tonga Islands): Kōlea Tonga
  • Turkish: Güney Kore
  • Turkish: Kore Cumhuriyeti
  • Ukrainian: Південна Корея
  • Ukrainian: Південня Корея
  • Upper Sorbian: Južna Koreja
  • Urdu: جنوبی کوریا
  • Vietnamese: Hàn Quốc
  • Vietnamese: 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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