수도

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Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 首都, from  (“chief”) and (“city”) .

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

수도 (sudo) (hanja 首都)

  1. The capital of a country.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 水道, from  (“water”) and (“road”) .

Noun[edit]

수도 (sudo) (hanja 水道)

  1. waterworks (municipal utility)
  2. tap water
  3. A shipping channel; a water route.
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Etymology 3[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 囚徒, from  (“imprisoning”) and (“group”) .

Noun[edit]

수도 (sudo) (hanja 囚徒)

  1. inmate

Etymology 4[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 修道, from  (“cleaning”) and (“the Way”) .

Noun[edit]

수도 (sudo) (hanja 修道)

  1. asceticism; spiritual discipline
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Etymology 5[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 水稻, from  (“water”) and (“rice plant”) .

Noun[edit]

수도 (sudo) (hanja 水稻)

  1. wet-field rice; rice planted underwater