We have a number of tried-and-tested professional linguists available for translation, proofreading, localisation, editing and validation services into or from Korean. All of our Korean linguists are well-versed in translation and localisation management software, ensuring the language used is both current and consistent in the approach to terminology, tone and, in general, translations that are true to their original. This is imperative in gaining traction in foreign markets.

Korean – What you need to know

Name and Language Code: Korean - KO
Alternate Names: Hanguohua, Hanguk Mal
Family: Sino-Tibetan - Chinese - Korean
Est. number of speakers: 75 million (Approx 50 million in South Korea and 25 million in North Korea.)
Countries Official: South Korea, North Korea
Prevalent Countries: South Korea, North Korea, China, Japan, USA, Central Asia

Prevalent Countries

South Korea South Korea
North Korea North Korea
China China
Japan Japan

Did you know?

#Until the creation of the Korean character set, Hangul, in the 15th century, all Korean content was written in Classical Chinese.