to receive; to greet; to welcome
an inadvertent conflict
exchanges via civilians (North and South Korean)
the north; the northern area (normally referring to North Korea)
an attack by gunfire
the Great Leader (referring to NK's 김정일)
reconciliation; peaceful settlement (-하다)
combining; uniting (-하다)
a reunion (of long-separated people)
promptly; as soon as possible
a comrade; "(person with) same aim"
to be courteous; to be polite
at the time of ~; on the occasion of ~;
to face; to be confronted by
a cartoon; a comic strip; manga
not to be inferior; to be comparable to
a wish (-하다)
hatred; loathing; abhorrence (-하다)
NLL (Northern Limit Line)
exchange of fire; a battle; "exchange of war"
before one realizes; without one's knowledge
a ground-breaking ceremony
killing by gunshot
an observatory; an observation tower
indifferently; inattentively; thoughtlessly; "with no heart"
a journal; a diary
a letter of intent; protocol
a case; an incident; an example
to be scary; to be spooky
the opening and closing of a ceremony
a guest room (at a hotel, motel, etc)
a direct (nonstop) route between airports/seaports
to repeat verbally; to echo
prejudice; "before established view"
(of) one side; one way
inland traffic; inland transportation
an agreed-upon item/idea
The term 선군 was coined by 김정일 to refer to his own unique politics and military, which were different from his father's. Thus, 선군정치 means (긴정일's) Military Revolution. The more you know.
to accomplish; to achieve
originally; at first; in the first place
the -th anniversary
over and over (again); time and again
a nuclear test
a snowy scene
to be greatly important
an "eco park"
visiting North Korea (-하다)
stative verb making suffix that works with a limited number of nouns ending in vowels
an insect; insects in general
signing (an agreement, a contract, etc.) (-하다/되다)
a summit meeting
a poisonous sting; a poisoned needle; a poisoned dart
to ignore; to turn one's back on (-하다)
one's fatherland; a home country; "ancestor country"
love for family members; "family love"
a little bit over; upward of
a test product
in one's life; when one was alive
separated families (North and South Korea)
to strengthen; to tighten; to commit oneself
a chapter; (figuratively) an era
family and relatives; "flesh and blood"
being attacked; being shot; suffering attack
a secretary general; a president
a half century; 50 years
sparing (time, energy, etc.); parting with (a thing) (-하다)
breaking down; subdividing; segmentation (-하다/되다)
a character; a personality; a characteristic; "character"
to scatter; to spread/to be scattered
to be serious; to be earnest
PSI (WMD Proliferation Security Initiative)
to pass through; to go by way of
coming and going (-하다)
various areas; all relevant areas
ordinary people; the general public
an inaugural address/ speech
blocking (off/out); cutting off (-하다/되다)
a barrier; an obstacle
hosting/opening (a meeting, event, etc.) (-하다/되다)
the chief/head (of a government, an organization, etc.)
independent; self-reliant; autonomous
people who have lost their hometown (in a war or disaster); "people who have lost hometown"
a study; studies; academics; scholarship; "learning and asking"
creation; making; construction; establishment (-하다/되다)
to bear fruit
a resident company (at an industrial site)
based on; founded on
a landmine; "earth lightning"
a nonverbal person; a person who is not able to speak
division (especially within a nation) (-하다/되다)
propel; driving forward (-하다/되다)
a guard ship; a patrol ship
living together; coexistence (-하다)
aspiration; direction (-시키다)
to no longer frequent; not to have visitors; "footsteps disconnected"
to miss dearly
the commissioner; a chief of a committee
syrup; "sweet water"
the one and homogeneous race (referring to the Korean nation as a whole)
bruise; contusion (-들다)
psychological warfare (basically a verbal attack over the loudspeaker near the DMZ)
a "non-converted" long-term prisoner (referring to a North Korean prisoner, in a South Korean prison, who has not changed his ideology)
a cultural activist
the Labor Party of DPRK
to divide; to separate
foundation; establishment (-하다/되다)
to be earnest; to be ardent; to thirst for; to yearn for
a significance; a cause; a meaning
a warning broadcast
to put into practice
to be inactive; to be quiet; few people around
division; split; segmentation; schism
to be noble; to be sublime