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What is the Korean word for "Earthquake"?

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Are you wondering how to say "Earthquake" in Korean ? "Earthquake" is the equivalent to 지진 in Korean, and I’m pretty sure you’ve heard it many times before already. It’s also good to know, that 화산 폭발 means "Volcanic eruption" in Korean, as well as "Landslide" is 산사태.
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Example sentences
American EnglishThere was a large earthquake that shook the buildings and caused a lot of damage.
How To Say "Earthquake" In 32 Languages.
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