정부

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Korean[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 政府, from (law) + (village).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [t͡ɕʌ̹ŋbu]
    • (file)
  • Phonetic hangul: []
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?jeongbu
Revised Romanization (translit.)?jeongbu
McCune–Reischauer?chŏngbu
Yale Romanization?cengpu

Noun[edit]

정부 (jeongbu) (hanja 政府)

  1. national government, particularly the executive branch
    이곳 정부 부패하였으니, 저희 이곳 탈출하여 떠날 입니다.
    Igos-ui jeongbu-neun bupaehayeosseuni, jeohui-neun igos-eul talchulhayeo tteonal geot imnida.
    The Government here is corrupt, so we'll move to escape them.

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