주부

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Korean[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?jubu
Revised Romanization (translit.)?jubu
McCune–Reischauer?chubu
Yale Romanization?cwupu

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 主婦, from (chief) + (wife)

Noun[edit]

주부 (jubu) (hanja 主婦)

  1. housewife

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Korean word from (chief) + (father)

Noun[edit]

주부 (jubu) (hanja 主父)

  1. head (eldest male) of a family

Etymology 3[edit]

Sino-Korean word from (chief) + (division)

Noun[edit]

주부 (jubu) (hanja 主部)

  1. a main or key part
  2. (grammar) the subject (clause)
Synonyms[edit]