KoreanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [jʌ̹ks͈a̠]
    • (file)
  • Phonetic hangul: []
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?yeoksa
Revised Romanization (translit.)?yeogsa
McCune–Reischauer?yŏksa
Yale Romanization?yek.sa

Etymology 1Edit

 
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Sino-Korean word from 歷史.

NounEdit

South Korean
Standard Language
역사(歷史) (yeoksa)
North Korean
Standard Language
력사(歷史) (ryeoksa)

역사 (yeoksa) (hanja 歷史)

  1. history
    역사 시작된 이래
    yeoksaga sijakdoen irae
    since the beginning of history
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Sino-Korean word from (station) + (building).

NounEdit

역사 (yeoksa) (hanja 驛舍)

  1. station building

Etymology 3Edit

Sino-Korean word from 轢死, from (to run over with a vehicle) + (death).

NounEdit

South Korean
Standard Language
역사(轢死) (yeoksa)
North Korean
Standard Language
력사(轢死) (ryeoksa)

역사 (yeoksa) (hanja 轢死)

  1. (dated) death from being run over by a vehicle
Derived termsEdit