KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Sino-Korean word from 會社, from an orthographic borrowing from Japanese 会社 (kaisha).

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ˈɸwe̞(ː)sʰa̠] ~ [ˈhø̞(ː)sʰa̠]
  • Phonetic hangul: [(ː)/(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, most speakers in both Koreas no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?hoesa
Revised Romanization (translit.)?hoesa
McCune–Reischauer?hoesa
Yale Romanization?hōysa

NounEdit

회사 (hoesa) (hanja 會社)

  1. (business) a company
    런던 새로 여는 회사에서 광고 부문 중역으로 일자리 얻었다.
    Geu-neun Reondeon-e saero mun-eul yeoneun han hoesa-eseo gwanggo bumun jung'yeogeuroseo-ui iljari-reul eodeotda.
    He got a new position as advertising executive for a new firm opening in London.
    진술 내용 회사 총무담당 임원 의하여 준비되고 서명되어야 한다. 필요시, 서명 적절한 담당 공무원 의하여 인증되어야 한다.
    Jinsul naeyong-eun hoesa-ui chongmudamdang imwon-e uihayeo junbidoego seomyeongdoeeoya handa. Piryosieneun, geu seomyeong-eun jeokjeolhan damdang gongmuwon-e uihayeo injeungdoeeoya handa.
    The statement shall be prepared and signed by the Secretary of the Company and, if required, the signature shall be verified by the appropriate governmental official.

Derived termsEdit