In this Korean vocabulary lesson, you will learn how to say “food” in Korean. You’ll also learn many useful words that include the word 식 which is a Sino-Korean word that means ‘food’ or ‘eat’. You’ll also be able to download a free PDF to help you learn these words. Let’s get started.
How To Say “Food” In Korean
The word for “Food” in Korean is 음식 [eum-sik]. This is made up of the Sino-Korean characters 음 (drink) and 식 (food). Together they make 음식 which is the word for ‘food’ in Korean.
There are many words related to food that include the Sino-Korean word 식, such as eating out (외식), dessert (후식), snack (간식), etc. Below you’ll learn 15 words with 식.
Korean Words With 식 (food / eat)
a loaf of bread
dishes / tableware
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