Korean/English Translation

Korean-English Translation

*Ahjuma – refers to an older woman

*Ahjushie – refers to an older man

*Chinilpa – Koreans who collaborated with the Imperial Japanese government during its colonial reign over Korea from 1910–1945

*Gyopo – Korean-American

*Hanbok – traditional Korean dress

*Hangul – Korean alphabet

*Hanja – Korean name for Chinese characters

*Hyung – refers to an older male/brother (used by males)

*Kimchi – seasoned, fermented cabbage (a Korean staple)

*Miking – bondage debt

*Noraebang – karoke bar/room

*Nuna – refers to an older sister (used by males)

*Obba – refers to an older brother (used by females)

*Room Salon or Roombang – Korean hostess establishment (refined brothel)

*Sajangneem – boss/owner/CEO

*Unnie – refers to an older sister (used by females)

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