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Hongseong County

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Hongseong (Hongseong-gun) is a county in South Korea, and the capital of South Chungcheong Province. [1]

26 relations: Administrative divisions of South Korea, Anarcho-communism, Choe Yeong, Chungcheong dialect, Cockle (bivalve), Forsythia, Geography of South Korea, Goryeo, Han Yong-un, Hoseo, Joseon, Kim Chwa-chin, Korea under Japanese rule, Korean Buddhism, Korean dance, List of counties of South Korea, Magpie, Makgeolli, Pongsan County, Pungmul, Regions of Korea, Seong Sam-mun, South Chungcheong Province, South Korea, Taean County, Zelkova.

Administrative divisions of South Korea

South Korea is made up of 17 first-tier administrative divisions: 6 metropolitan cities (gwangyeoksi 광역시/廣域市), 1 special city (teukbyeolsi 특별시/特別市), 1 special self-governing city (teukbyeol-jachisi 특별자치시/特別自治市), and 9 provinces (do 도/道), including one special self-governing province (teukbyeol jachido 특별자치도/特別自治道).

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Anarcho-communism (also known as anarchist communism, free communism, libertarian communism and communist anarchism) is a theory of anarchism which advocates the abolition of the state, capitalism, wage labour and private property (while retaining respect for personal property) in favor of common ownership of the means of production, direct democracy and a horizontal network of workers' councils with production and consumption based on the guiding principle: "From each according to his ability, to each according to his needs".

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Choe Yeong

Choi Young (1316–1388), also romanized as Choe Yeong, was a Korean general born in Hongseong or Cheorwon during the Goryeo period.

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Chungcheong dialect

The Chungcheong dialects of the Korean language are spoken in the Chungcheong (Hoseo) region of South Korea, including the metropolitan city of Daejeon.

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Cockle (bivalve)

A cockle is a small, edible, marine bivalve mollusc.

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Forsythia is a genus of flowering plants in the olive family Oleaceae.

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Geography of South Korea

South Korea is located in East Asia, on the southern half of the Korean Peninsula jutting out from the far east of the Asian landmass.

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Goryeo (918–1392), also spelled as Koryŏ, was a Korean kingdom established in 918 by King Taejo.

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Han Yong-un

Han Yong-un (한용운, August 29, 1879 – June 29, 1944) was a twentieth century Korean Buddhist reformer and poet.

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Hoseo (literally "west of the lake") is a region coinciding with the former Chungcheong Province in what is now South Korea.

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The Joseon dynasty (also transcribed as Chosŏn or Chosun, 조선; officially the Kingdom of Great Joseon, 대조선국) was a Korean dynastic kingdom that lasted for approximately five centuries.

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Kim Chwa-chin

Kim Chwa-chin or Kim Jwa-jin (December 16, 1889 – January 24, 1930), sometimes called the "Korean Makhno" or by his pen name Baekya, played an important role in the attempt of development of anarchism in Korea.

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Korea under Japanese rule

Korea under Japanese rule began with the end of the short-lived Korean Empire in 1910 and ended at the conclusion of World War II in 1945.

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Korean Buddhism

Korean Buddhism is distinguished from other forms of Buddhism by its attempt to resolve what it sees as inconsistencies in Mahayana Buddhism.

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Korean dance

Dance in Korea began with shamanistic early rituals five thousand years ago and now ranges from folk dance to newly created and adopted contemporary dance.

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List of counties of South Korea

List of all counties in South Korea: There are 82 counties in South Korea since Cheongwon County was dissolved on July 1, 2014 and annexed by Cheongju.

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Magpies are birds of the Corvidae (crow) family.

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Makgeolli (막걸리), sometimes anglicized to makkoli, is a Korean alcoholic beverage.

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Pongsan County

Pongsan County is a county in North Hwanghae province, North Korea.

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Pungmul is a Korean folk music tradition that includes drumming, dancing, and singing.

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Regions of Korea

Korea has traditionally been divided into a number of unofficial regions that reflect historical, geographical, and dialect boundaries within the peninsula.

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Seong Sam-mun

Seong Sammun (1418–1456) was a scholar-official of early Joseon who rose to prominence in the court of King Sejong the Great (ruled 1418–1450).

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South Chungcheong Province

South Chungcheong Province (충청남도, Chungcheongnam-do, literally "Chungcheong Southern Province"), abbreviated as Chungnam, is a province in the west of South Korea.

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South Korea

South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea (대한민국; Hanja: 大韓民國; Daehan Minguk,; lit. "The Great Country of the Han People"), is a country in East Asia, constituting the southern part of the Korean Peninsula and lying east to the Asian mainland.

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Taean County

Taean County (Taean-gun) is a county in South Chungcheong Do, South Korea.

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Zelkova is a genus of six species of deciduous trees in the elm family Ulmaceae, native to southern Europe, and southwest and eastern Asia.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hongseong_County

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