) is a name for the southwestern part of South Korea
, namely the former Joseon Dynasty
province of Jeolla
. Today, the term refers to Gwangju
and South Jeolla
is used today in the name of the Honam railway line
(Honamseon; 호남선; 浩南線) and Honam Expressway
(Honam Gosok Doro; 호남 고속 도로; 浩南高速道路), which connect the Daejeon area to Gwangju and South Jeolla.