Definition funny of Arirang:

urbanArirang is the name of most well known Korean traditional song. It is not easy to define the meaning of that word, and when the song had be maden still. But many scholars insist Arirang means "My beloved darling" and it was created in late 19th century. There are many versions of Arirang by region. And the most of them usually start like this "Arirang, Arirang, Arario Arirang Kokerul neomeo kanda.(My darling, my darling, my darling goes over the hill.) If you comment Arirang when you have chance to talk with Korean, most of them would sing the song for you gladly.

urbanYou : I can sing Arirang, I am Korean! Korean : No kidding, but I am impressed.


Songs about Arirang:

songsArirang by Youn Sun Nah from the Album Arirang

songsKangwon Province Arirang by Various Live Recordings from the Album Four Thousand Years of Korean Folk Music

songsTraditional: A-Ri-Rang (Korean Traditional) - Arr. Jung Lee, Sonia Slany, Hyun-Sun Na by Hyun-Sun Na from the Album The Best of Andreas Scholl

songsArirang by Lee Chun-Hee from the Album Corée : Chant Arirang et Minyo

songsArirang by Fei Le from the Album Arirang - Folk Songs of Korea

songsArirang (Arirang Hill) - Korea by Wee Sing from the Album Wee Sing Around the World

songsArirang - Piano by Arirang from the Album Arirang - Piano


Books about Arirang:

booksArirang by KOREAN FOLKSONG (Jan 1, 2000)

booksSurvival Korean: The Korean study guide written by the host of Arirang TV's Let's Speak Korean by Stephen Revere (2012)

booksArirang, Korean Folk Song (English and Korean Edition) by Arranged by Gary Schocker (Jul 8, 2009)

booksArirang: The Bamboo Connection by D. K. Christi (Sep 9, 2006)

booksArirang by Siegfred Behrend and Uros Dojcinovic (Apr 25, 2013)

booksLast Hill of Arirang: A Story of Korea by Beverly Paik (Sep 1, 2002)

booksArirang Korean Basics 1 (CD included)(Korean Edition)[003kr] by Darakwon (2006)


Movies about Arirang:

moviesArirang 2012 G - Runtime: 1 hr 41 mins Directed by: Kim Ki-Duk

moviesARIRANG -

moviesArirang: The Korean American Journey & the Korean American Dream, 112 Minutes -

moviesArirang: The Korean American Dream-part II -

moviesHawaii DVD Arirang -


Wiki information Arirang:

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Arirang TV is an international English-language network based in Seoul, South Korea operated by the Korea International Broadcasting Foundation. The channel presents programs designed to give viewers a contemporary, accurate look at Korea, Asia and...


"Arirang" is a Korean folk song, often considered as the unofficial national anthem of Korea. In December 2012, the song was inscribed on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity program by UNESCO. This was followed by...