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HANGUL SYLLABLE RYONG
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KoreanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key)[ɾjoŋ]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? ryong
Revised Romanization (translit.)? lyong
McCune–Reischauer? ryong
Yale Romanization? lyong

Etymology 1Edit





뢰 ←→ 루

SyllableEdit

(ryong)

  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of , , and .

Etymology 2Edit

Sino-Korean word from (dragon)

NounEdit

(ryong) (hanja )

  1. (North Korea, Yanbian dialect) dragon
Alternative formsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

SyllableEdit

(ryong)

  1. :
    (MC reading: (MC lɨoŋ))
  2. : Archaic form of .
    (MC reading: )
  3. : Alternative form of
    (MC reading: )
Alternative formsEdit
  • (yong) (South Korea)
Usage notesEdit

In South Korea, the hanja above are read as (yong) when used as a single word or as the first syllable of a Sino-Korean compound. However, the reading (ryong) is retained when the hanja is not part of the first syllable of a Sino-Korean compound. This is known as 두음 법칙 (頭音法則, dueum beopchik).

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