국민학교

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From 국민 (gungmin, “citizens”, 國民) + 학교 (hakgyo, “school”, 學校). Believed to have been coined during the period of Japanese rule.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): kuŋminɦak̚k̤jo
  • Phonetic hangul: 궁민학꾜

Noun[edit]

국민학교 (gungminhakgyo) (hanja 國民學校)

  1. (South Korea, obsolete) elementary school

Synonyms[edit]