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Typhoon “Prapiroon” passed through Korea.

I was curious about the world Prapiroon.

Prapiroon? What is that word?

I searched and knew that it is name of a typhoon.

And I will tell you about the story.

Why names appeared?

It was made not to confuse the weather forecast because a typhoon can last for more than a week or there may be more than one typhoon in the same area at the same time.

How many names?

There are 140 names and only 14 countries affected by the typhoon (China, South Korea, North Korea, Hong Kong, Japan, Laos, Macau, Malaysia, Micronesia, Philippines, Cambodia, Thailand, USA and Vietnam)
The names are using according to the order in which the typhoon occurs.

Prapiroon?
The seventh typhoon, PRAPIROON, is a name submitted by Thailand that means Rain's god.

My opinion

It was interesting there are only 140 names and 14 countries affected by typhoon.

Tagged: typhoon in Korea, monsoon in Korea, whether in Korea, summer in Korea, Prapiroon
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Cambodia담레이콩레이나크리크로반트라세
DamreyKong-reyNakriKrovanhTrases
China하이쿠이위투펑선두쥐안무란
HaikuiYutuFengshenDujuanMulan
North Korea기러기도라지갈매기수리개메아리
KirogiTorajiKalmaegiSurigaeMeari
Hongkong카이탁마니풍웡초이완망온
Kai-takMan-yiFung-wongChoi-wanMa-on
Japan덴빈우사기간무리고구마도카게
TembinUsagiKammuriKogumaTokage
Laos볼라벤파북판폰참피힌남노
BolavenPabukPhanfoneChampiHinnamnor
Macau산바우딥봉퐁인파무이파
SanbaWutipVongfongIn-faMuifa
Malaysia즐라왓스팟누리츰파카므르복
JelawatSepatNuriCempakaMerbok
Micronesia에위니아실라코네파탁난마돌
EwiniarMunSinlakuNepartakNanmadol
Philippines말릭시다나스하구핏루핏탈라스
MaliksiDanasHagupitLupitTalas
South Korea개미나리장미미리내노루
GaemiNariJangmiMirinaeNoru
Thailand쁘라삐룬위파메칼라니다꿀랍
PrapiroonWiphaMekkhalaNidaKulap
USA마리아프란시스코히고스오마이스로키
MariaFranciscoHigosOmaisRoke
Viet Nam손띤레끼마바비꼰선선까
Son-TinhLekimaBaviConsonSonca
Cambodia암필크로사마이삭찬투네삿
AmpilKrosaMaysakChanthuNesat
China우쿵바이루하이선뎬무하이탕
WukongBailuHaishenDianmuHaitang
North Korea종다리버들노을민들레날개
JongdariPodulNoulMindulleNalgae
Hongkong산산링링돌핀라이언록바냔
ShanshanLinglingDolphinLionrockBanyan
Japan야기가지키구지라곤파스하토
YagiKajikiKujiraKompasuHato
Laos리피파사이찬홈남테운파카르
LeepiFaxaiChan-homNamtheunPakhar
Macau버빙카페이파린파말로상우
BebincaPeipahLinfaMalouSanvu
Malaysia룸비아타파낭카냐토마와르
RumbiaTapahNangkaNyatohMawar
Micronesia솔릭미탁사우델라이구촐
SoulikMitagSaudelRaiGuchol
Philippines시마론하기비스몰라베말라카스탈림
CimaronHagibisMolaveMalakasTalim
South Korea제비너구리고니메기독수리
JebiNeoguriGoniMegiDoksuri
Thailand망쿳부알로이앗사니차바카눈
MangkhutBualoiAtsaniChabaKhanun
USA바리자트마트모아타우에어리
BarijatMatmoEtauAereLan
Viet Nam짜미할롱밤꼬송다사올라
TramiHalongVamcoSongdaSaola
CHARLIE CHARLIE (6 Point) · 2018-07-03 18:32 · Views 11494
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  • 2018-07-09 16:26

    The typhoon will be named "MARIA" when it reaches our country Philippines. We experience continuous heavy rain right now but hoping that it will be gone soon and won't affect much further and harm everyone.


    • 2018-07-09 17:18

      oh, I see. It changes its name again in the Philippines!


    • 2018-07-09 20:29

      philippines


      • 2018-07-09 20:40

        ilovephili!


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