Hamhung

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Hamhung

함흥시
Korean transcription(s)
 • Chosŏn'gŭl
 • Hancha
 • McCune-ReischauerHamhŭng-si
 • Revised RomanizationHamheung-si
A view of Hamhung
A view of Hamhung
Country North Korea
RegionKwannam
Area
 • Total330 km2 (130 sq mi)
Population
 (2008)
 • Total559,056
 • Dialect
Hamgyŏng

Hamhung is a city in North Korea. It is the capital of South Hamgyong Province. It is the second largest city in North Korea and has the population of 768,551 as of 2008.[1]

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