Main Profile

At A Glance

National Anthem of Korea (1919-1948)

The Provisional Government of the Republic of Korea was the partially recognised government in exile of Korea, based in Shanghai, China and later in Chongqing, during the Japanese colonial rule of Korea. The national anthem, "Aegukga" (???), which means, "The Patriotic Song" was sung to the Scottish folk song "Auld Lang Syne" that western missionaries had taught. Lyrics: ???? ???? ??? ??? ???? ???? ???? ?? ??? ??? ???? ???? ???? ?? ???? Donghae mulgwa Baekdusani mareugo daltorok Haneunimi bouhasa urinara manse. Mugunghwa samcheonlli hwaryeogangsan Daehansaram daehaneuro giri bojeonhase. Translation: Until the day when the East Sea's waters and Mt. Baekdu are dry and worn away, god protect and preserve our nation. Three thousand Li of splendid rivers and mountains, filled with Roses of Sharon; Great Korean People, stay true to the Great Korean way.
Length: 01:08


Questions about National Anthem of Korea (1919-1948)

Want more info about National Anthem of Korea (1919-1948)? Get free advice from education experts and Noodle community members.

  • Answer