Last modified on 26 June 2014, at 01:32

공자

KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Sino-Korean word from 工資, from  (“work”) and (“funds”). Borrowed from the Chinese 工资 (gōngzī).

NounEdit

공자 (gongja) (hanja 工資)

  1. (Yanbian) pay; wages
SynonymsEdit
  • 급료 (geumnyo, standard South Korean)

Etymology 2Edit

From the Chinese name 孔子.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

공자 (Gongja) (hanja 孔子)

  1. Confucius

See alsoEdit

  • 유학 (yuhak, “Confucianism”)