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Joseon caste system
Class Hangul Hanja Meaning
Yangban 양반 兩班 aristocrats
Jungin 중인 中人 middle people
Sangmin 상민 常民 commoners
Cheonmin 천민 賤民 vulgar commoners
 • Baekjeong 백정 白丁 untouchables
 • Nobi 노비 奴婢 slaves (or "serfs")