사전

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KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Sino-Korean word from 辭典 (“dictionary”)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

사전 ‎(sajeon) ‎(hanja 辭典)

  1. dictionary
    사전을 찾아보다‎ ― sajeon-eul chajaboda ― to search [for a word in] a dictionary
Derived termsEdit
  • 낱말사전 (nanmalsajeon, “dictionary for words”)
  • 영어사전 (yeong-eosajeon, “dictionary for English words”)

Etymology 2Edit

Sino-Korean word from 事典 (“encyclopedia”)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

사전 ‎(sajeon) ‎(hanja 事典)

  1. encyclopedia
Derived termsEdit
  • 백과사전 (baekgwasajeon, “encyclopedia about all subject”)

Etymology 3Edit

Sino-Korean word from 事前, from  (“matter,”) and (“before”)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

사전 ‎(sajeon) ‎(hanja 事前)

  1. beforehand

External linksEdit

  • 사전 in dictionaries at daum.net
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