Kim Yu-na Featured in French Dictionary

When you think of the best figure skaters in history, Sonja Henie, Katarina Witt and Michelle Kwan may come to mind.

But if you look up "skating" in the French dictionary Larousse, you'll see Kim Yu-na.

Quite literally, a picture of Kim gracefully gliding across the ice is prominently displayed under the French word "patinage (skating)."

The now-retired former Olympic champion is already considered a legend by many, and apparently epitomizes "figure skating," according to the editors of the top-selling dictionary.

Arirang News / Apr. 10, 2014 11:35 KST