애국자

KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Sino-Korean word from 愛國者, from 愛國 (patriotism) + (-ist).

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ˈɛ(ː)ɡuk̚t͡ɕ͈a̠] ~ [ˈe̞(ː)ɡuk̚t͡ɕ͈a̠]
  • Phonetic hangul: [(ː)/(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, most speakers in both Koreas no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?aegukja
Revised Romanization (translit.)?aegugja
McCune–Reischauer?aegukcha
Yale Romanization?āykwukca

NounEdit

애국자 (aegukja) (hanja 愛國者)

  1. patriot