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U+BCBD, 벽
HANGUL SYLLABLE BYEOG
Composition: + +
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[U+BCBC]
Hangul Syllables
[U+BCBE]

Korean[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key)[pjʌ̹k̚]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? byeok
Revised Romanization (translit.)? byeog
McCune–Reischauer? pyŏk
Yale Romanization? pyek

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Korean word from

Noun[edit]

(byeok) (hanja )

  1. wall
    을 세우다
    byeogeul se-uda
    erect a wall
    지진 때문에 이 무너졌다.
    Jijin ttaemune byeogi muneojyeotda.
    The wall collapsed due to the earthquake.
    거실 에는 그림들이 걸려 있었다.
    Geosil byeogeneun geurimdeuri geollyeo isseotda.
    Some pictures were hanging on the wall in the living room.
  2. (figuratively) obstacle, hindrance
Synonyms[edit]
  • 바람 (baram, “(obsolete) wall”)
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Korean word from

Noun[edit]

(byeok) (hanja )

  1. Non-standard form of 벽돌 (byeokdol, “brick”).

Etymology 3[edit]

Sino-Korean word from

Noun[edit]

(byeok) (hanja )

  1. habit, eccentricity, idiosyncrasy
    내 상사는 화가 나면 무엇이든 집어던지는 이 있다.
    Nae sangsaneun hwaga namyeon mueosideun jibeodeonjineun byeogi itda.
    My boss has the habit of throwing everything when angry.