KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Sino-Korean word from 動物, from (moving) + (thing).

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ˈto̞(ː)ŋmuɭ]
  • Phonetic hangul: [(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, the great majority of speakers (in both Koreas) no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?dongmul
Revised Romanization (translit.)?dongmul
McCune–Reischauer?tongmul
Yale Romanization?tōngmul

NounEdit

동물 (dongmul) (hanja 動物)

  1. animal

Derived termsEdit