자치

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Korean[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From (ja, “a unit of length”) + -치 (-chi), a suffix often found in fish names.

Noun[edit]

자치 (jachi)

  1. The Korean taimen, Hucho ishikawae.
  2. Any fish of a similar length.

Synonyms[edit]

  • 전장어

References[edit]

  • National Institute of the Korean Language (Naver.com mirror), "자치 ", 표준국어대사전. URL accessed on 2007-01-22.
  • 2002, 익수 김; 박종영, “자치”, in 한국의 민물고기, Seoul: Kyo-Hak Publishing, ISBN 89-09-07175-3, page 288: