[kim-chee] /ˈkɪm tʃi/
Korean Cookery. a spicy pickled or fermented mixture containing cabbage, onions, and sometimes fish, variously seasoned, as with garlic, horseradish, red peppers, and ginger.
1898, from Korean.
- Kim Dae Jung
[kim dahy yuhng] /kɪm daɪ yʌŋ/ noun 1. 1925–2009, president of South Korea 1998–2003.
- Kim Il Sung
[kim il soo ng, suhng] /ˈkɪm ˈɪl ˈsʊŋ, ˈsʌŋ/ noun 1. 1912–94, North Korean political leader: premier 1948–72; president 1972–94.
- Kim Jong Il
[kim jong il] /ˈkɪm ˈdʒɒŋ ˈɪl/ noun 1. 1942–2011, president of North Korea 1994–2011 (son of Kim Il Sung).
- Kim jong-un
/kɪm dʒɔŋuːn/ noun 1. born 1984, Korean politician; supreme leader of North Korea from 2011: son of Kim Jong-il