중부

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 中部

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key)[t͡ɕuŋbu]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? jungbu
Revised Romanization (translit.)? jungbu
McCune–Reischauer? chungbu
Yale Romanization? cwungpu

Noun[edit]

중부 (jungbu) (hanja 中部)

  1. central part, particularly of a geographical region.
  2. one of the five divisions of Seoul during the Joseon Dynasty, 1394-1910.

References[edit]

  • Choe, Jong-du (최종두), ed. (2005), “중부”, in 새국어사전, Seoul: Isangsa, page 799