Definition of Seoul
1. Noun. The capital of South Korea and the largest city of Asia; located in northwestern South Korea.
Generic synonyms: National Capital
Group relationships: Republic Of Korea, South Korea
Definition of Seoul
1. Proper noun. Capital of South Korea. ¹
¹ Source: wiktionary.com
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Literary usage of Seoul
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Environmental Performance Reviews by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, United Nations Economic Commission for Europe. Committee on Environmental Policy (2006)
"2.3 Air quality management in the seoul metropolitan area In January 2005, a new Metropolitan ... seoul, Incheon and 24 other cities in Gyeonggi Province ..."
2. Korea and Her Neighbours: A Narrative of Travel, with an Account of the by Isabella Lucy Bird (1898)
"A seoul shop of " assorted notions " represents the shop of every ... The white clothing and the crinoline dress hat are the same everywhere as in seoul. ..."
3. Terry's Japanese Empire by Thomas Philip Terry (1914)
"The seoul- Wonsan (or Gensan) Rly. Line (136 M.) now under construction will greatly minimize ... seoul-Jinsen Line. 25 M. Several trains daily (from the ..."
4. The Days of a Man: Being Memories of a Naturalist, Teacher, and Minor by David Starr Jordan (1922)
"Time being limited, we went directly to the capi- seoul tal, ... seoul itself (Japanese, Keijo) lies in a picturesque situation in the midst of a group of ..."
5. Korea and Her Neighbors: A Narrative of Travel, with an Account of the by Isabella Lucy Bird (1905)
"... and I entered seoul, then under the authority of Ye Cha Yun, an energetic and enlightened Governor, under whose auspices the western part of the city ..."
6. Manchuria and Korea by Henry James Whigham (1904)
"seoul is much more accessible to-day than it was only a few years ago, when the present Viceroy of India visited and described the capital of Korea. ..."
7. An American Cruiser in the East: Travels and Studies in the Far East; the by John Donaldson Ford (1898)
"CHAPTER XIV seoul, THE CAPITAL OF KOREA THE distance from Chemulpo to seoul is about thirty- five miles, and the journey can be made on horseback, ..."