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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.

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