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정당

KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Sino-Korean word from 政黨, from  (“government affairs”) and (“group”).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): ˈt͡ɕʌŋdaŋ
  • Phonetic hangul: 정당 (jeongdang)

NounEdit

정당 (jeongdang) (hanja 政黨)

  1. A political party
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Sino-Korean word from  (“to be right, true”) and (“to be reasonable; to encounter, match”).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): ˈt͡ɕʌːŋdaŋ
  • Phonetic hangul: 정ː당 (jeongːdang)

NounEdit

정당 (jeongdang) (hanja 正當)

  1. rightfulness, justness, legitimacy
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Sino-Korean word from  (“to be right, true”) and (“house”).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): ˈt͡ɕʌːŋdaŋ
  • Phonetic hangul: 정ː당 (jeongːdang)

NounEdit

정당 (jeongdang) (hanja 正堂)

  1. the main building
Derived termsEdit