의사

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Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 醫師, from (doctor) + (teacher)

Pronunciation[edit]

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?uisa
Revised Romanization (translit.)?uisa
McCune–Reischauer?ŭisa
Yale Romanization?uysa

Noun[edit]

의사 (uisa) (hanja 醫師)

  1. doctor

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 意思, from (meaning) + (thinking)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ˈɰi(ː)sʰa̠]
  • Phonetic hangul: [(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, the great majority of speakers (in both Koreas) no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?uisa
Revised Romanization (translit.)?uisa
McCune–Reischauer?ŭisa
Yale Romanization?ūysa

Noun[edit]

의사 (uisa) (hanja 意思)

  1. intent
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 義士, from (righteous) + (gentleman)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ˈɰi(ː)sʰa̠]
  • Phonetic hangul: [(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, the great majority of speakers (in both Koreas) no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?uisa
Revised Romanization (translit.)?uisa
McCune–Reischauer?ŭisa
Yale Romanization?ūysa

Noun[edit]

의사 (uisa) (hanja 義士)

  1. a righteous patriot