KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Sino-Korean word from 將棋.

First attested in the Bullyu dugongbu si eonhae (分類杜工部詩諺解 / 분류두공부시언해), 1481, as Middle Korean 쟈ᇰ〯긔 (Yale: cyǎngkùy).

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ˈt͡ɕa̠(ː)ŋɡi]
  • Phonetic hangul: [(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, the great majority of speakers (in both Koreas) no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?janggi
Revised Romanization (translit.)?janggi
McCune–Reischauer?changgi
Yale Romanization?cāngki

NounEdit

장기 (janggi) (hanja 將棋)

  1. janggi; Korean chess
See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Sino-Korean word from 臟器.

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?janggi
Revised Romanization (translit.)?janggi
McCune–Reischauer?changgi
Yale Romanization?cangki

NounEdit

장기 (janggi) (hanja 臟器)

  1. (anatomy) viscera, organ

Etymology 3Edit

Sino-Korean word from 長期.

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?janggi
Revised Romanization (translit.)?janggi
McCune–Reischauer?changgi
Yale Romanization?cangki

NounEdit

장기 (janggi) (hanja 長期)

  1. long term, long dated

Etymology 4Edit

Sino-Korean word from 瘴氣.

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ˈt͡ɕa̠(ː)ŋɡi]
  • Phonetic hangul: [(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, the great majority of speakers (in both Koreas) no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?janggi
Revised Romanization (translit.)?janggi
McCune–Reischauer?changgi
Yale Romanization?cāngki

NounEdit

장기 (janggi) (hanja 瘴氣)

  1. miasma