육조

KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Sino-Korean word from 六曹, from  (“six”) and (“ministry”) .

Proper nounEdit

육조 (Yukjo)

  1. (history) The six major ministries of the Korean Joseon Dynasty, namely the ministries of personnel, taxation, rites, military affairs, punishments, and public works.

See alsoEdit

Last modified on 14 April 2014, at 13:29