People & Professions in Korean

People & Professions in Korean 2017-07-03T14:28:56+00:00

Let’s talk about people, jobs and professions. These words and phrases will help you when talking about yourself and others, or when you’re planning to apply for a new job abroad.

This lesson is part of the chapter “Learning Korean“.

People & Professions in Korean

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People

EnglishKoreanKorean
(Romanization)
Pronunciation
(Audio)
human (being) / person
인간 (존재)
사람
in gan (jon jae)
sa raam

people / humans
사람들
인간들
sa ram dyul
in gan dyul

woman
여자
yeo ja
man
남자
nam ja
child
어린이
ur ryn ee
girl
소녀
soo nyur
boy
소년
soo nyurn

Professions

EnglishKoreanKorean
(Romanization)
Pronunciation
(Audio)
profession
직업
jik up
employee / worker
종업원
근로자
jong up won
gyun ro ja

clerk / official
사무원
공무원
sa mu won
gong mu won

colleague
동료
dong ryo
pensioner / retiree
연금 수급자
퇴직자
yun gum soo gup ja
twae jik ja

unemployed person / jobseeker
실업자
구직자
sil up ja
gu jik ja

doctor
의사
eyu sa
journalist
기자
gi ja
engineer
엔지니어
engineer
boss
보스
boss
director
감독
gam dok
manager
매니저
manager
secretary
비서
bi seo
driver
운전사
un jeon ja
farmer
농부
nong boo
baker
베이커
빵 굽는 사람
baker
bbang gup neun sa ram

salesman (m), saleswoman (f)
판매원
pan mae won
nurse
간호사
gan ho sa
policeman (m), policewoman (f)
경찰, 여경
gyung chal
yur gyung
cook / chef
요리사
요리사
yo ri sa

teacher (m), female teacher (f)
선생님, 여선생님
seon seang nim (m), yur seon seang nim (f)
shoemaker [Sg]
화공
hwa gong
shoemakers [Pl]
화공들
hwa gong deul
watchmaker [Sg]
시계 제조공
shi gae jae jo gong
watchmakers [Pl]
시계 제조공들
shi gae jae jo gong deul

Work & Application

EnglishKoreanKorean
(Romanization)
Pronunciation
(Audio)
(to) work
일하러
il ha lur
work / job

직업
il
jik up

workplace
직장
jik jang
employment / occupation
취업
직업
chui up
jik up

office
사무실
sa mu shil
factory
공장
gong jang
construction site
건설 현장
gun seol hyun jang
salary
봉급
bong gup
(to) earn
벌러
berl lur
(to) look for a job
일자리를 찾고 있는 중 입니다
il ja ri leul chaat go it nuun joong ip ni da
(to) find a job
일자리를 찾고 싶습니다.
새로운 직장을 찾았습니다.
새로운 일자리를 찾았습니다.
새로운 일자리를 찾았습니다.
일자리를 찾으러.
il ja ri leul chaat go shiep sup ni da.
jik jang eul chaat go shiep sup ni da.
jik jang eul chaat go shiep sup ni da.
sae ro un jik jang eul chaat at sup ni da.
sae ro un il ja ri leul chaat at sup ni da.
il ja ri leul chaat eu lur.




job interview
면접
myun jup
CV
이력서
ee ryuk sur
education
교육
gyuo yuk
experience
경험
gyung hum

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