주장

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Korean[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?jujang
Revised Romanization (translit.)?jujang
McCune–Reischauer?chujang
Yale Romanization?cwucang

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 主張, from (chief) + (bestowal)

Noun[edit]

주장 (jujang) (hanja 主張)

  1. a claim or assertion
    사실에 관한 주장
    sasire gwanhan jujang
    factual allegation
    다음 진술서는 그러한 주장을 해하지 않는다.
    Da-eum jinsulseoneun geureohan jujang-eul haehaji anneunda.
    The following submissions are without prejudice to that contention.
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 主將, from (chief) + (commander)

Noun[edit]

주장 (jujang) (hanja 主將)

  1. player representing the team in an athletic competition
  2. the leader of a group

Etymology 3[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 主掌, from (chief) + (palm)

Noun[edit]

주장 (jujang) (hanja 主掌)

  1. someone who takes charge of a task
  2. (North Korea) person being the primary or the foremost; chief

Adverb[edit]

주장 (jujang) (hanja 主掌)

  1. (chiefly North Korea) mostly, mainly, principally, primarily
    • 1977, Arduous March(gonanui haenggun), Chosŏn rodongdang ch'ulp'ansa
      하루에도 10여차례씩 진행하는 전투를 주장 그들이 감당해야 하였다.
      They mostly had to endure the battles that happened 10 times a day.