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EtymologyEdit

Sino-Korean word from 日曜日, from (sun) + 曜日 (day of the week), from Latin diēs Sōlis (sun's day), through Indian astrology in the fifth century as Sanskrit रविदिन (ravidina) (रवि (ravi, sun)) into Buddhist astrology in the eighth century as 日曜日 (, “sun”).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key)[iɾjoiɭ]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? iryoil
Revised Romanization (translit.)? il-yoil
McCune–Reischauer? iryoil
Yale Romanization? il.yoil

Proper nounEdit

일요일 (iryoil) (hanja 日曜日)

  1. Sunday

SynonymsEdit

  • abbreviation: (, il, “Sun.”)

See alsoEdit