정당

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Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 政黨, from  (“government affairs”) and (“group”).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): ˈt͡ɕʌŋdaŋ
  • Phonetic hangul: 정당 (jeongdang)

Noun[edit]

정당 (jeongdang) (hanja 政黨)

  1. A political party
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Korean word from  (“to be right, true”) and (“to be reasonable; to encounter, match”).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): ˈt͡ɕʌːŋdaŋ
  • Phonetic hangul: 정ː당 (jeongːdang)

Noun[edit]

정당 (jeongdang) (hanja 正當)

  1. rightfulness, justness, legitimacy
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Sino-Korean word from  (“to be right, true”) and (“house”).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): ˈt͡ɕʌːŋdaŋ
  • Phonetic hangul: 정ː당 (jeongːdang)

Noun[edit]

정당 (jeongdang) (hanja 正堂)

  1. the main building
Derived terms[edit]