Examples from the Web for korea
American intervention in Korea has frequently sparked protests, especially over film.
An examination of the complicated history of America and its movies in the Republic of Korea.
Like Sony Entertainment's The Interview, political pressure delayed the arrivale of foreign films in Korea.
To the Republic of Korea and United States military personnel stationed in the JSA, it is known as Propaganda Village.
Finally free of Japanese interference, Korea elected its first autonomous government in almost half a century.
The marriage has since taken place, but Korea is no longer an independent empire.The Pacific Triangle|Sydney Greenbie
Similar flows on a smaller scale occur in Manchuria, Korea and northern China.
Until recently Korea was not only almost devoid of railways, but had scarcely any roads.
An attempt was made to conquer Korea, and envoys were sent to countries as far off as Siam.The Civilization Of China|Herbert A. Giles
And what is to their advantage, they are closer to Korea and Manchuria than Russia is.At the Fall of Port Arthur|Edward Stratemeyer
British Dictionary definitions for korea
Word Origin and History for korea
from Chinese Gao li, name of a dynasty founded 918, literally "high serenity." Japanese Chosen is from Korean Choson, literally "land of morning calm," from cho "morning" + son "calm." Related: Korean (1610s).