兩班

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See also: 两班

Chinese[edit]

 
both; two; ounce; some; a few; tael
 
team; class; rank; squad; a work shift; a measure word; (a surname)
trad. (兩班)
simp. (两班)
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Etymology[edit]

From (liǎng, “two”) + (bān, “class, grade”)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

兩班

  1. the two rows of officials during imperial audiences (i.e. one row of civil vassals (文班) and one row of military vassals (武班)); officials in general

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

兩班 (yangban) (hangeul 양반)

  1. Hanja form? of 양반, “yangban”.