Happy Korean New Year and Happy Valentine’s Day on the first day of the lunar new year — Tiger’s year.
October 9 is Hangul Day (한글날), the celebration of the promulgation of the Korean alphabet Hangul (한글) by King Sejong the Great in 1446.
List of examples of Korean words in the English language. Merriam-Webster dictionary notes that the word “hangul” (meaning the Korean language) entered the English lexicon in 1946. The first Korean word to enter English vocabulary is… 718
New Korean words seongparazzi, seonparazzi, pyoparazzi and ssuparazzi. Also spelled seong, seon, pyo and ssu parazzi, from the English-Italian word paparazzi and paparazzo.