Kim Jong Il
[ kim-jong-il ]
/ ˈkɪm ˈdʒɒŋ ˈɪl /
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1942–2011, president of North Korea 1994–2011 (son of Kim Il Sung).
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How to use Kim Jong Il in a sentence
The corpse of Kim Jong-il doesn't get any less ridiculous the longer you stare at it.North Korean Leader Kim Jong-un’s Game of Thrones|Kevin Bleyer|December 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Kim Chol was reportedly executed for drinking and carousing during the official mourning period after Kim Jong-il's death.Kim Jong-un’s Ex-Lover Reportedly ‘Executed by Firing Squad’|The Telegraph|August 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
His father, Kim Jong-il, did not approve of the relationship and ordered him to break it off.Kim Jong-un’s Ex-Lover Reportedly ‘Executed by Firing Squad’|The Telegraph|August 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Young Kim took over in December 2011 after the sudden death of his father, Kim Jong-il.‘The State of War’—Kim Jong-un’s Bombastic, and Ominous, Bluster|Gordon G. Chang|March 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
She appears crossing the path of the most senior state leaders in the days after the death of Kim Jong-il.North Korea IDs Mystery Woman as Kim Jong-Un’s Wife—But Who Is She, Really?|Nate Thayer|July 26, 2012|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for Kim Jong Il
/ (kɪm dʒɔŋiːl) /
1942–2011, North Korean politician; supreme leader of North Korea (1994–2011): son of Kim Il-sung
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