아궁이

KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

First attested in the Yeogeo yuhae (譯語類解 / 역어유해), 1690, as Early Modern Korean 아귀 (Yale: akwuy).

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?agung-i
Revised Romanization (translit.)?agung-i
McCune–Reischauer?agungi
Yale Romanization?akwung.i

NounEdit

아궁이 (agung-i)

  1. fireplace opening
  2. (figuratively) mouth