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Hangul Syllables

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Revised Romanization?jeok
Revised Romanization (translit.)?jeog
Yale Romanization?cek

Etymology 1Edit

Sino-Korean word from , from the Middle Korean reading 뎍〮 (Yale: tyék).


(jeok) (hanja )

  1. enemy
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

First attested in the Seokbo sangjeol (釋譜詳節 / 석보상절), 1447, as Middle Korean  (Yale: cek).

Dependent nounEdit


  1. time, occurrence, experience (dependent noun; must be preceded by an adnominal particle)
    절대 그런 없다.
    Na-neun jeoldae geureon mar-eul han jeog-i eopda.
    I've never said such a thing.
    중국 있어요?
    Junggug-e ga bon jeok isseoyo?
    Have you ever been to China?
See alsoEdit
  • (ttae, “time”)

Etymology 3Edit

Sino-Korean word from , from the Middle Korean reading 뎍〮 (Yale: tyék). An orthographic borrowing from Japanese (てき) (teki).[1][2][3]


—적 (-jeok) (hanja )

  1. -ive, -like, -ish, -ic, -ical, -y; like, in the manner of
Usage notesEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 4Edit

Sino-Korean word from , from the Middle Korean reading 젹〮 (Yale: cyék).


(jeok) (hanja )

  1. jeok (a Korean meat dish)
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 5Edit

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.



Extended content
  1. : target
    (eumhun reading: 과녁 적 (gwanyeok jeok))
    (MC reading: (MC tek̚))
  2. : hitting
    (eumhun reading: 맞을 (majeul jeok))
    (MC reading: (MC ɕiᴇk̚, t͡ɕiᴇk̚, tek̚))
  3. :
    (MC reading: (MC t͡siᴇH, t͡siᴇk̚))
  4. :
    (MC reading: (MC d͡ziᴇk̚))
  5. :
    (MC reading: (MC t͡ɕʰiᴇk̚))
  6. :
    (MC reading: (MC t͡sek̚))
  7. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʈˠɛk̚, tʰek̚))
  8. :
    (MC reading: (MC t͡siᴇk̚))
  9. :
    (MC reading: (MC dek̚))
  10. :
    (MC reading: (MC t͡siᴇk̚))
  11. :
    (MC reading: (MC d͡zək̚))
  12. :
    (MC reading: (MC d͡zek̚))
  13. :
    (MC reading: (MC dek̚))
  14. :
    (MC reading: (MC tek̚))
  15. :
    (MC reading: (MC dek̚))
  16. :
    (MC reading: (MC dek̚))
  17. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʈˠæk̚, tek̚))
  18. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʈˠɛk̚))
  19. :
    (MC reading: (MC t͡siᴇk̚))
  20. :
    (MC reading: (MC t͡sek̚))
  21. :
    (MC reading: (MC dek̚))
  22. :
    (MC reading: (MC teuH))
  23. :
    (MC reading: (MC t͡ɕiᴇk̚))
  24. :
    (MC reading: (MC ɖˠæk̚, dek̚))
  25. :
    (MC reading: (MC tek̚))


  1. ^   일본제 한자어 on the Korean Wikipedia.Wikipedia ko
  2. ^   和制漢語 on the Chinese Wikipedia.Wikipedia zh
  3. ^   漢語中的日語借詞 on the Chinese Wikipedia.Wikipedia zh