Episode from the podcastTalk To Me In Korean

[Ask Hyojin] What do "새한불사전" and "새한노사전" mean?

Released Thursday, 15th November 2012
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Do you know the name of your country in Korean?

For some country names, people use its English name. And for some other names, there's a Korean word for it. Mostly, Sino Korean words. But in the past, there were only Sino Korean names for foreign country names.

In this Iyagi epsisode, Hyojin introduces France and Russia's old names - Sino-Korean names - and explains what 새한불사전 and 새한노사전 mean.

Vocabulary and sample sentences introduced in this video :
새 집
새 신발
한국
한식
한복
사전
미국
인도
멕시코
프랑스
불란서
러시아
노국
노서아
불어불문학과
노어노문학과
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