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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(beol)

  1. (open area of land) field, plain
  2. a set (of clothes)
    한복 벌을 hanbok han beoreul — A set of hanbok.
  3. bee, wasp, hornet
    벌에 쏘이다 beore ssoida. — Be stung by a bee.
    Related terms: 꿀벌 (kkulbeol), honey bee; 말벌 (malbeol), hornet; 호박벌 (hobakbeol), carpenter bee
  4. () punishment, penalty
    Related terms: 벌하다 (beolhada) to punish; 벌받다 (beolbatda), to be punished