한국어 (Korean)


Photo by Ian Valerio on Unsplash
Photo by Ian Valerio on Unsplash

The Korean language is the official and national language of both Koreas: the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (North Korea) and the Republic of Korea (South Korea). Approximately 80 million people worldwide speak Korean.

Native Speakers: 77,000,000

Region: Korea

Writing System: Hangul, Hanja

Language Family: Koreanic, Buyeo, Sillan, Korean

Basic Phrases in Korean

Hello  annyeonghaseyo 안녕하세요
Goodbye  annyeonghegeseyo 안녕히 가세요
Yes  ye
No  aniyo 아니오
Excuse me…  sillyehabnida 실례합니다
Please  budi 부디
Thank you  gomabseubnida 고맙습니다