백두산

KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Sino-Korean word from 白頭山. (This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium. Particularly: “when it was first attested?”)

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [pɛk̚t͈usʰa̠n] ~ [pe̞k̚t͈usʰa̠n]
  • Phonetic hangeul: [/]
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?Baekdusan
Revised Romanization (translit.)?Baegdusan
McCune–Reischauer?Paektusan
Yale Romanization?Payk.twusan

Proper nounEdit

백두산 (Baekdusan) (hanja 白頭山)

  1. Paektu Mountain, a mountain on the border between China and North Korea
    백두산놉소.
    Baekdusaneun nopso.
    Paektu Mountain is tall (North Korean grammar, medium-formality)
    백두산높아요.
    Baekdusaneun nopayo.
    Paektu Mountain is tall (South Korean grammar, medium-formality)