이사

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Noun[edit]

이사 (isa)

  1. fish

Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Korean word from  (“moving”) and (“moving”) .

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

이사 (isa) (hanja 移徙)

  1. moving (from one residence to another)
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Usage notes[edit]
  • Often represented, particularly in advertising, by the number "24", which is a homophone when read in Sino-Korean fashion (2 4, " "). For this reason, most moving services in South Korea have a telephone number ending in 2424.

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 理事, from  (“ruling”) and (“working”) .

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

이사 (isa) (hanja 理事)

  1. director of a company
  2. (law) trustee of a corporation
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