보리

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Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Of native Korean origin.

Noun[edit]

보리 (bori)

  1. barley
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cereals
food
  • (tteog, -k) Korean dough of rice or other cereals, ground before, or mashed after, steaming
  • (bab, -p) meal; boiled rice, sometimes mixed with other cereals such as barley
  • (, jug, -k) gruel, soup, pap

Etymology 2[edit]

From Sino-Korean 菩提, from Sanskrit बोधि (bodhi).

Noun[edit]

보리 (, bori)

  1. bodhi, Buddhist supreme enlightenment, wisdom
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