체육

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 體育, from (body) + (education), from Japanese 体育 (taiiku).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key)[t͡ɕʰe̞juk̚]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? cheyuk
Revised Romanization (translit.)? cheyug
McCune–Reischauer? ch'eyuk
Yale Romanization? cheyyuk

Noun[edit]

체육 (cheyuk) (hanja 體育)

  1. physical education
    내일 체육 시간에 1000미 달리기가 있다.
    Naeil cheyuk sigane 1000mi dalligiga itda.
    In PE class [we] have to run 1000 meters every day.
  2. (by extension) physical exercise
    Synonyms: 운동 (undong), 스포츠 (seupocheu)