Religion vocab

If you want to know about something not on this list, let me know and I will do my best to research it for you.

지옥 hell

악마/악령/마귀/악신 devil/demon/evil spirit

(-> I confirmed that they dont really differentiate demon from devil. I was also told 악신 isnt used much)

sin

죄인 sinner

죄(를) 짓다 to commit a sin

천국 / 하늘나라 heaven

천사 angel

기도 prayer

(기도하다 to pray)

신앙 faith (holding to one’s beliefs)

기적 miracle

~을/를 행하다 to perform

(-> I was told not to drop 을/를 with this)

EX: 예수님은 기적을 행하셨어요 Jesus performed miracles)

신/하나님/하느님 God

종교 religion

기독교 Christianity

침례교 Baptist

(기독교인 / 침례교인 a Christian / Baptist)

세례(식) Baptism (ceremony)

교회 church

십자가 cross

십자가형 crucifixion

Buddhist temple

불교 Buddhism

부처님 Buddha

부처님 오신 날 Buddha’s Birthday (literally “the day buddha came”)

이슬람교 Islam

알라 Allah

일신교 monotheism

유일신 Only One God

(-> 유일 just one/the only one + 신 God)

다신교 polytheism

무신론 Atheism

~ Shelbi

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We are just 3 students who wish to share the love and joy of learning Korean through lesson posts and translations! We are doing this for fun, based on our experience and questions we ask native speakers. We are not fluent! Just passionate  ~ Hannah, Shelbi, and Jordan

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