소재

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Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 素材, from  (“basic”) and (“ingredient”).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

소재 (sojae) (hanja 素材)

  1. material; component; stuff
  2. (literature) subject matter; content
    • 조선민주주의인민공화국 저작권법 (Copyright Act of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea), Article 11:
      이 경우 편집저작물은 소재의 선택이나 배렬에서 창조성이 있어야 한다.
      i gyeongu pyeonjipjeojangmur-eun sojae-ui seontaeg-ina baeryeor-eseo changjoseong-i isseoya handa.
      In this case the edited [document] must exhibit originality in the selection or arrangement of content.

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 所在, from  (“place”) and (“existence”).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

소재 (sojae) (hanja 所在)

  1. location; located in
  2. Presence of a thing at a place.