- the capital of South Korea, in the west on the Han River: capital of Korea from 1392
to 1910, then seat of the Japanese administration until 1945; became capital of South
Korea in 1948; cultural and educational centre. Pop: 9 592 000 (2005 est)
Example Sentences Including 'Seoul'
Daniel had seen the Seoul address labels on their bags in the ferry queue.
Three Kinds of Kissing - Scottish Short Stories
Die Another Day attracted crowds at its Seoul premiere on New Year's Eve.
Globe and Mail (2003)
Flights The tournament kicks off on May 31 next year in the World Cup Stadium in the South Korean capital, Seoul.
Sun, News of the World (2001)
For starters, here in Seoul they talk a lot more on the subway.
Belfast Telegraph (2002)
In London, in Tokyo, in Moscow, or New York, in Sydney, Johannesburg or Toronto, in Seoul and Samarkand it is the same.
So if you look at the overall figures the Seoul Games was very encouraging.
Anne - The Princess Royal
They include First Bank of Korea, Korea Commercial Bank, Hanil Bank, and Seoul Bank.
Business Today (1996)
To understand why, take a look at two other places: Kuala Lumpur and Seoul.
Irish Times (2002)
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