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KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Sino-Korean word from 賣春婦, from 賣春 (prostitution) + (woman)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key)[ˈme̞ːt͡ɕʰunbu]
  • Phonetic Hangul[:]
Revised Romanization? maechunbu
Revised Romanization (translit.)? maechunbu
McCune–Reischauer? maech'unbu
Yale Romanization? māychwunpu

NounEdit

매춘부 (maechunbu) (hanja 賣春婦)

  1. prostitute, hooker, call girl