정당

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Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 政黨, from (government affairs) + (group), from Japanese 政党(seitō)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

정당 ‎(jeongdang) ‎(hanja 政黨)

  1. political party
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Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 正當, from (to be right, true) + (to be reasonable; to encounter, match)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

정당 ‎(jeongdang) ‎(hanja 正當)

  1. rightfulness; justness; legitimacy
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Etymology 3[edit]

Sino-Korean word from (to be right, true) + (house)

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Noun[edit]

정당 ‎(jeongdang) ‎(hanja 正堂)

  1. main building
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