KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Sino-Korean word from 討論, from (hitting) + (discussion)

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ˈtʰo̞(ː)ɾo̞n]
  • 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?toron
Revised Romanization (translit.)?tolon
McCune–Reischauer?t'oron
Yale Romanization?thōlon

NounEdit

토론 (toron) (hanja 討論)

  1. debate, controversy

Derived termsEdit