선교

KoreanEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Sino-Korean word from  (“proclaiming”) and (“religion”) .

NounEdit

선교 (seon-gyo) (hanja 宣敎)

  1. (religion) mission; missionary work
    그는 선교를 했다.
    He did missionary work.
Derived termsEdit
  • 선교하다 (seon-gyohada, “to evangelize”)
  • 선교사 (seon-gyosa, “missionary”)

Etymology 2Edit

Sino-Korean word from  (“Seon”) and (“teachings”) .

NounEdit

선교 (seon-gyo) (hanja 禪敎)

  1. (Buddhism) The Zen and non-Zen sects of Buddhism, considered as a group
Related termsEdit
  • 선종 (seonjong, “Zen”)
  • 교종 (gyojong, “non-Zen”)
Last modified on 14 April 2014, at 12:43