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EtymologyEdit

Sino-Korean word from 日曜日, from 日曜 (sun) + (day), 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.

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