사회

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Korean[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [sʰa̠βwe̞] ~ [sʰa̠ɦø̞]

IPA(key) [sʰa̠βwe̞] ~ [sʰa̠ɦø̞]
Phonetic Hangul /
Romanizations
RR sahoe
RR (translit.) sahoe
MC sahoe
Yale sahoy

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 社會, from (god of earth) + (gathering), borrowed from Japanese 社会 (shakai, society), from Middle Chinese 社會 (dzyæX hwajH, public gathering for offering to the god of earth)

Noun[edit]

사회 (sahoe) (hanja 社會)

  1. society
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Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Korean word from (control) + (gathering)

Noun[edit]

사회 (sahoe) (hanja 司會)

  1. moderation of a discussion or meeting
  2. moderator
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