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Reading restricted to 高麗
Meaning restricted to こうらい
Noun (futsuumeishi)
Goryeo (dynasty of Korea; 918-1392 CE)

Noun (futsuumeishi)
Noun, used as a prefix
Korea (esp. the Goguryeo kingdom or the Goryeo dynasty)

Meaning restricted to 狛
Noun (futsuumeishi)
See also: 狛犬
(stone) guardian lion-dogs at Shinto shrineKoryo (918 vom Feldherrn Wang Kon in Nordkorea gegründetes Reich; Wag brachte bis 936 ganz Korea unter seine Oberhoheit; vom Namen dieses Reiches leitet sich der westliche Name Korea“ ab)

ON: コウKUN: たか.い, たか, -だか, たか.まる, たか.める
tall, high, expensive

ON: レイKUN: うるわ.しい, うら.らか
lovely, beautiful, graceful, resplendent

ON: ハクKUN: こま
archaic part of Korea, lion-dog shrine guards

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