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U+BC95, 법
HANGUL SYLLABLE BEOB
Composition: + +
Dubeolsik input:q-j-q

[U+BC94]
Hangul Syllables
[U+BC96]

Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Sino-Korean word from (law), from the Middle Korean reading 법〮 (Yale: pép).

Pronunciation[edit]

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?beop
Revised Romanization (translit.)?beob
McCune–Reischauer?pŏp
Yale Romanization?pep
  • South Gyeongsang (Busan) pitch accent: / 에 /

    Syllables in red take high pitch. This word always takes high pitch and also heightens the next suffixed syllable, unless it is 에.

Noun[edit]

(beop) (hanja )

  1. law
    많은 사람 동의하면 투표 통해 개정할 있다.
    Beob-eun maneun saramdeur-i dong'uihamyeon tupyo-reul tonghae gaejeonghal su itda.
    The law can be amended through voting if many people agree.
  2. (Buddhism) dharma
  3. (grammar) grammatical mood

Suffix[edit]

—법 (-beop) (hanja )

  1. way; method of doing something
    교수 (敎授)gyosubeopteaching method
    사용 (使用)sayongbeopinstructions (lit. usage method)

Derived terms[edit]