선교

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Korean[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


IPA(key) [sʰʌ̹nɡjo]
Phonetic Hangul
Romanizations
RR seon-gyo
RR (translit.) seongyo
MC sŏn'gyo
Yale senkyo

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Korean word from (proclaiming) + (religion)

Noun[edit]

선교 (seon-gyo) (hanja 宣敎)

  1. (religion) mission; missionary work
    그는 선교를 했다.
    He did missionary work.
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Korean word from (Seon) + (teachings)

Noun[edit]

선교 (seon-gyo) (hanja 禪敎)

  1. (Buddhism) The Zen and non-Zen sects of Buddhism, considered as a group
Related terms[edit]
  • 선종 (seonjong, “Zen”)
  • 교종 (gyojong, “non-Zen”)