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Korean[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Korean word from

Noun[edit]

(byeok) (hanja )

  1. wall
    을 세우다byeogeul se-uda ― erect a wall
    지진 때문에 이 무너졌다.
    Jijin ttaemune byeogi muneojyeotda.
    The wall collapsed due to the earthquake.
  2. (figuratively) obstacle, hindrance
Synonyms[edit]
  • 바람 (baram, “(obsolete) wall”)
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Korean word from

Noun[edit]

(byeok) (hanja )

  1. Non-standard form of 벽돌 (byeokdol, “brick”).

Etymology 3[edit]

Sino-Korean word from

Noun[edit]

(byeok) (hanja )

  1. habit, eccentricity, idiosyncrasy
    내 상사는 화가 나면 무엇이든 집어던지는 이 있다.
    Nae sangsaneun hwaga namyeon mueosideun jibeodeonjineun byeogi itda.
    My boss has the habit of throwing everything when angry.