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Korean[edit]




엑 ←

옉 →

Etymology[edit]

Korean reading of various hanja.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(yeok)

  1. () A railroad station.
  2. () A theatric or cinematic role.
  3. () A translation.
  4. () The opposite; specifically the converse.

Syllable[edit]

(yeok)

  1. : changing
    (eumhun reading: 바꿀 역 (bakkul yeok))
  2. : boundary
    (eumhun reading: 지경 역 (jigyeong yeok))
  3. : wielding
    (eumhun reading: 부릴 역 (buril yeok))
  4. : passing time
    (eumhun reading: 지낼 역 (jinael yeok))
  5. : also
    (eumhun reading: 또 역 (tto yeok))
  6. : station
    (eumhun reading: 정거장 역 (jeonggeojang yeok))
  7. : to oppose
    (eumhun reading: 거스를 역 (geoseureul yeok))
  8. : interpreting
    (eumhun reading: 통변할 역 (tongbyeonhal yeok))
  9. : epidemic
    (eumhun reading: 염병 역 (yeombyeong yeok))
  10. : strength
    (eumhun reading: 힘 역 (him yeok))
  11. : calendar
    (eumhun reading: 책력 역 (chaengnyeok yeok))
  12. : creaking
    (eumhun reading: 삐걱거릴 역 (ppigeokgeoril yeok))
  13. : pulling out
    (eumhun reading: 끌어낼 역 (kkeureonael yeok))

Usage notes[edit]

  • Within compounds and in North Korean usage, many of the above characters are read as (ryeok).